Words for Praise, Criticism, and Nonsense
Lecture no. 16 from the course: Building a Better Vocabulary
Taught by Professor Kevin Flanigan | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
Continue your study with a useful word that describes the verbal equivalent of meandering. Then, turn to the Bible for a word derived from the Old Testament prophet, Jeremiah, who prophesied the imminent downfall of the Kingdom of Judah. Finally, discover a word for playful banter that English borrowed from French.