Explain the difference in meaning between the words “compunction” and “compulsion“.
Create sentences using “compunction” and “compulsion” that illustrate the meanings of each word.
MAKE SENSE OF THIS
Read the following; try to make sense of it; cite the errors; and then try to correct it.
“Ralph Houk, best known for leading the New York Yankees to World Series wins in 1961 and ’62, also managed Al Kaline in his final year with the Detroit Tigers and Mark Fidrych in his triumphant 1976 season. Houk died Wednesday.”
“Houk mourned”, in “BASEBALL GLANCE”, The Windsor Star, Friday, July 23, 2010.
The word for today is “jocose“.
What part of speech is “jocose“?
Define “jocose” and use it in a sentence.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.