CH 2 NATIVE AND BORROWED WORDS

CH 2 NATIVE AND BORROWED WORDS - CH 2 Page 18. NATIVE AND...

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CH 2 NATIVE AND BORROWED WORDS Page 18. 20. Lese-majesty: (Fr) Injured majesty/ Disrespectful behaviour against sb higher than you in rank. 21.Liqueur: Sweet alcoholic beverage Any strong liquid obtained from boiled food. 22.Macabre: It’s about death, suggesting death, causing horror. For example; a macabre face 23.Malaise: (Fr) A feeling of bodily discomfort. -Lack of activity resulting from mental discomfort, lack of energy/ in a state of malaise 24.Memoir: (Fr) Report, short writing of a subject -If it’s plural: short account of one’s own life. 25.Montage: (Fr) a)picture made by combining several different pictures together. b)in art- Putting several different elements together. (Tr) Montaj 26.Neé: Born (Functional word) -Mrs. Hilary Clinton neé Rodham -Mrs. Hilary Rodham neé Clinton (Clinton is her family name, Rodham is the family name before getting married.) 27.Pizza (Ita) 28.Premiere: (Fr) First performance of a play, opera, or a film. (Different from “gala”) 29.Protégé/ protégée: (Former is masculine) Protect -> a person who is under protection
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This note was uploaded on 03/17/2009 for the course TR 102 taught by Professor Aksoy during the Spring '09 term at Boğaziçi University.

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