Language that is unintelligible or
unfamiliar. The specialized vocabulary
of a particular field or discipline.
Communication of thoughts and
feelings through a system of arbitrary
signals, such as voice sounds,
gestures, or written symbols. Such a
system including its rules for combining
its components, such as words. Such a
system as used by a nation, people, or
other distinct community. A system of
signs, symbols, gestures, or rules used
The study of the nature, structure, and
variation of language, including
Using or able to use two languages,
especially with equal or nearly equal
fluency. Using two languages in some
proportion in order to facilitate learning by
students who have a native proficiency in
one language and are acquiring proficiency
in the other. Of, relating to, or expressed in
A person who uses or is able to use two
languages, especially with equal fluency.
Able to read and write. Knowledgeable
or educated in a particular field or
fields. Familiar with literature; literary.
One who can read and write. A well-
informed, educated person.
The repetition of the same sounds or of
the same kinds of sounds at the
beginning of words or in stressed
Being in accordance with, conforming
to, or upholding the exact or primary
meaning of a word or words. Exact;
factual; Consisting of, using, or
expressed by letters. Limited to the
A large block of stone, especially one
used in architecture or sculpture.
Something, such as a column or
monument, made from one large block
of stone. Something suggestive of a
large block of stone, as in immovability,
massiveness, or uniformity.
A print produce by a printing process in
which the image to be printed is put on
a flat surface, as on sheet zinc or
aluminum, and treated to retain ink
while the nonimage areas are treated
to repel ink.
A very large stone used in various
prehistoric architectures or monumental
styles, notably in western Europe
during the second millennium B.C.
Loqu, loc, log
Characterized by persuasive, powerful