Take into consideration the First three words QUAgmire. The words resemble earth QUAKE. So earth quake is an awkward predicament, where soil sinks under your feet.
quagmire think it like this quag is sound of frog and mire can be changed with hire so where frog hire of course in quagmire
add A to it.. AQUA+MIRE == aqua means water .. hence wetland
remember family guy-quagmire!
quagmire(quake-earthquake) when earthquake occurs it makes the sitution dangerous by devastating the houses and so on
QUA(ck)+gmire;quack reminds u of ducks and ducks generally live in marshy areas :)
remember tom cruise in Jerry MAGUIRE? In the movie he opposes his boss...eventually landing in a difficult situation
Take into consideration the First three words QUAgmire. The words resemble earth QUAKE. So earth quake is an awkward predicament, where soil sink under your feet
If you know mire, you can relate, quag, mire, quagmire all mean the same