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loqu;locut
[L]=to speak讲。古罗马人是以能言善辩著名的。在拉丁语中有个很重要的动词loqui,表示“讲”这个概念。现在要介绍的词根loqu就是这个动词的不定式词干,locut是它的完成式词干。
eloquent
[e-(ex-)=out出;loqu=to speak说;-ent a.=having the quality有......性质的→“having the ability of speaking out freely能自如地发言的”→]。 a. able to make effective use of language;forceful and moving有口才的;雄辩的:Facts are most eloquent.事实最雄辩。
eloquence
[e-;loqu;-ence n.]。 n.口才;雄辩术
elocution
[e-(ex-)=out;locut=to speak说;-ion n.=the act or manner of表行为或方式→“the act or manner of speaking out发言或发言的方式”→]。 n. act or art of public speaking演说;演说术:Lawyers have to study elocution.当律师要研究演说术。
elocutionist
[elocution;-ist n.]。 n.演说家;演说术教师
elocutionary
[elocution;-ary a.]。 a.演说术的
colloquial
[col-(com-)=together一起;loqu=to speak说;-i-;-al a.=of......的→“of speaking together 一起说话的”→]。 a. 1 belonging to conversational style会话体的,口语的:Don't use colloquial words in formal writing.在正式的文体中不要使用口头用语。2 informal非正式的,通俗的:a colloquial phrase俗语
colloquialism
[colloquial;-ism n.]。 n.口语;口语词;口语用法
interlocutor
[inter-=among在......中间;locut=to speak说;-or n.=person人→“person who speaks among a group 在群体中说话的人”→]。 n. person who takes part in a conversation参加谈话者;对话者:He was my only interlocutor that night.当晚他是唯一与我交谈的人。
interlocution
[inter-;locut;-ion n.]。 n.对话;交谈
interlocutory
[inter-;locut;-ory a.]。 a.对话的;对话体的
loquacious
[loqu=to speak说;-acious a.=inclined to有......倾向的→“inclined to speak喜欢说话的”→]。 a. talkative;chattering多嘴的;饶舌的:He is not eloquent but loquacious before girls.他口才并不好,只是在女孩子面前变得多话起来。
loquacity
[loqu;-acity n.]。 n.多话;饶舌
locution
[locut=to speak说话;-ion n.=the act or mood 表行为或方式→]。 n. act or mood of speaking;style of speech说话语气;说话风格:The boy struck us not by his words but by his locution.那男孩语不惊人,但说话的语气却使我们吃惊。
circumlocution
[circum-=around环绕;locut=to speak说;-ion n.=the act or manner 表行为或方式→“speaking around绕着圈子说话”→]。 n. roundabout expression;use of more words than necessary迂回说法;累赘的话:circumlocution office办事拖拉的官僚机关
circumlocutory
[circum-;locut;-ory a.]。 a.说话迂回的
magniloquent
[magni-=grand大的;loqu=to speak说;-ent a.=-ing......的→“speaking in a grand style说话夸大的”→]。 a. boastful;bombastic唱高调的;夸张的:a magniloquent statesman唱高调的政治家
magniloquence
[magni-;loqu;-ence n.]。 n.虚夸;华而不实