Quiz 1: Etymology
2.) association or suggestion.
3.) the process of word gaining a negative meaning.
4.) related or analogous.
5.) an external reference.
6.) restricting in meaning.
7.) history of a word.
8.) symbol for thing or concept.
Etymology is derived from two Greek words and means _____.
Doom. The original meaning was judgment, whether favorable or unfavorable. The sense of condemnation prevailed, making doom synonymous with destruction.
Rent. (From Latin reddita, things which are returned.) Rente, the French original of rent, meant income. The English meaning is income from property.