Trinity Kimmel Dr. Gee wordsWords I didn't knowWord: Discontinuity Definition: A distinct break in physical continuity or sequence in time Sentence: There is a discontinuity in his whereabouts before he committed the crimeWord: Sesquipedalian Definition: Polysyllabic, longSentence: Dr. Gee likes to use sesquipedalian words, which often confuses his students. Word: PolysyllabicDefinition: Having more than one syllableSentence: Often polysyllabic words aren't as complicated as we make them out to be. Word: AutocracyDefinition: A system of government by one person with absolute power.Sentence: England is very similar to a theocracy because they have the queen of England. Word: Anecdotes Definition: A short amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person Sentence: The slang term for anecdote is a blurb.Word: Bifurcation Definition: The division of something into two branches or parts Sentence: Is it consider bifurcation once 2 people get a divorce?Word: Objectionable Definition: Arousing distaste or oppositionSentence: Her friendship is objectionable.Word: SalientDefinition: Most noticeable or importantSentence: The most salient trait about people is their face because it is the first thing you notice about anybody.Word: Luddite Definition: A person opposed to new technology or ways of working Sentence: My grandfather is a luddite, he still has a flip phone and refuses to upgrade it.
Trinity Kimmel Dr. Gee wordsWord: Codified Definition: Arrange laws or rules into a systematic code Sentence: The police force believes in a codified rule system with some wiggle room for personal judgement.Word: Plurality Definition: The fact or state of being plural.Sentence: The spanish language add an extra verb to add plurality.Word: Skizzum Definition: Division, separation between political partiesSentence: When Donald Trump was inducted into office it caused a skizzum when in reality it should be both parties against the problem.