Humble Words and Prideful Words
Lecture no. 12 from the course: Building a Better Vocabulary
Taught by Professor Kevin Flanigan | 34 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
Transition into the next lecture with a story about Odysseus and his hubris. Then, explore other words about people who think too much or too little about themselves, including a fascinating word that has a positive connotation when it refers to a voice, but a negative connotation when it refers to speech or writing.