This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
(noun) a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
they don't speak our lingo
(noun) the everyday speech of the people (as distinguished from literary language)
(adj) being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language
a vernacular term
the vulgar tongue of the masses
the technical and vulgar names for an animal species
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vernacular
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Vernacular and particular have the same sounds....each region has its particular vernacular.
vernacular - verna--> verma--> verma ji ki language (abstruse punjabi) verma ji hi jaanein!
rhymes with Binocular,with Binocular you can see but can't hear the native language of a place
Sounds like "ernaculam"..so local language of enraculam
vernacular:- Verna(letter) + cular(air conditioner):- The letter when you speaks give air conditioner like comfort that cools your body is only the everyone mother tongue.
Short Definition : pertaining to spring
(adj) suggestive of youth; vigorous and fresh
(adj) of or characteristic of or occurring in spring
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vernal
Ver (above) nal (tap of water) (in Marathi, Hindi) -- water falling from the tap which is above us like rain.
VERNA(l)...Hyundai VERNA has a very powerful engine and an excellent pick up. It SPRINGS when accelerated.
Vernal is the opposite of primal. Vernal means something fresh,new, young, whereas primal means, the primitive (old).
This is for bio students, vernalisation is to do with flowering, so vernal can be connected to flowers and thus 'spring'
relate to Virginal mean fresh and pure reminds spring
vernal circle:spring summer autumn winter spring summer....
VERNAL also means pertaining to spring VER(up in marathi)...a thing that is pressed down and comes up is a SPRING
the new VERNA looks great... it has new features,fresh like "spring"
hundai verna launch new in spring season
Ver (fall, in punjabi) nal (tap of water) (in Hindi) -- water falling from the tap which is above us --so like a rain thus spring
Ver (true) nal (tap of water) -- water falling from the tap in reality(truly) like rain.
Short Definition : having many talents; capable of working in many fields; having many uses or functions; N. versatility
(adj) having great diversity or variety
his various achievements are impressive
his vast and versatile erudition
(adj) changeable or inconstant
(adj) competent in many areas and able to turn with ease from one thing to another
(adj) able to move freely in all directions
an owl's versatile toe can move backward and forward
an insect's versatile antennae can move up and down or laterally
a versatile anther of a flower moves freely in the wind
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for versatile
"Various Attires" or "Various Styles" ...means many forms
Versatile and mobile sound the same and they both mean, mobility (to be able to move).
Many talented working at NASA in various + satellite
Short Definition : having a backbone or spinal column; N: group of animals having a segmented spinal column
(noun) animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton with a segmented spinal column and a large brain enclosed in a skull or cranium
(adj) having a backbone or spinal column
fishes and amphibians and reptiles and birds and mammals are verbetrate animals
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vertebrate
Vertebrate (having a backbone) is the opposite of invertebrate (without a backbone).
Short Definition : summit; highest point; PL. vertices
(noun) the point of intersection of lines or the point opposite the base of a figure
(noun) the highest point (of something)
at the peak of the pyramid
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vertex
vertex ..v er t X(cross)
X = intersection of two lines.
VER+TEX- VADte(increasing) hue TAX have gone to highest point this year.
The upper vertex(corner) of the pyramid is its highest point.
Short Definition : severe dizziness; giddiness
(noun) a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for vertigo
sounds like WHERE-2-GO.. so when you dont know where to go, u feel a SEVERE DIZZINESS out of confusion
Vert represents height. When you look down from a great height, you tend to get dizzy.
VERT(vertical)GO(to go) u get dizziness
Vertigo and tornado have something in common... they both, twirl. Vertigo twirls in your head, making you feel dizzy while a tornado comes like a twirling storm.
When u VERTIcally GO up to some height...u feel, head spinning round and unable to balance i.e DIZZINESS
travelling in vErtigo car in height will make you feel giddiness
vertigo: vert = vertcal , go = fall ,
so it is fear from falling vertically.
vertex+go.. that u are falling from a vertex .. means u r dizz..