This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : area in the care of a single priest and served by one main church
pa + rish = my dad(pa) is rishi munni(priest)
parish sounds p-ri-sh-t.
IN INDIA WE HAVE "PARSH-AD WHO IS INCHARGE OF SMALL SEGMENT OF DISTRIST,,
Short Definition : equality; close resemblance; CF. disparate
parity.......divide it like pari(pair)...pairs always exhibit equality in their choices.
well another could be in medical science..wher parity means how many times a lady give births...so there is A CLOSE RESEMBLANCE....in her children.
parity...in maths..parity means to find the EQUALITY BETWEEN TWO numbers whether the number is EVEN OR ODD.
parity rhyme with DisPARITY WHICH IS DIS(NOT)+PARITY(EQUALITY)= INEQUALTIY
purchasing power parity (PPP)... WE DAILY COME through it..means an indication of the way, the exchange rate EQUALIZE THE PURCHASING POWER OF different currencies.
Remember the most common word social disparity which means social ineuality dis means not parity means equality
Parity comes from "par". Live below and above par, when it is at par- equal, it is parity, equality or close.
Short Definition : language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
Focus on PAR(ticular) LAN(guage) So Parlance is a PARticular manner of speaking a LANguage.
Short Definition : conference (between opponents); CF. speak
parley sounds like parliament... where CONFERENCE is held between opponents ...
parley reminds us of parle biscuts....when you attend a CONFERENCE bisleri water and PARLE biscuts are served
Parley ~ Miley (Meet in Hindi) ; When people attend a conference, they meet each other
par+ley:par means others and ley means lay(calm) down or pacify.so negotiation between enemies.
in the movie 'Pirates of Caribbean' ; pirates, in difficult times, use the right of 'parley' which is right of negotiation
Pirates of the Carribean .. Remember Jack Sparrow saying PARLEY . a conference with the pirates!!
two golfing opponents (enemies) negotiate who will first attempt to make PAR and theres no way in hell (L) it will be EasY (EY) for either of them (LEY so we don't confuse with parLAY)
PARTY without all the fun
Parley : An negotiation between Enemies Truce : A Tacit Agreement between enemies for not fighting. First they eat Parley - G while negotiating and then they Have Truce (Juice) before agreeing not to fight.
Short Definition : narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
link this with paro....(of devdas)...whose parents were narrow in their outlook for devdas family , so they married her to someone else.
Having PARTIAL vision
This word is derived from 'parish' i.e. which means "local".parochial outlook is local,"restrained"
link this ti par(foot in english),par are at the bottom of body so parochial is linked to something down in vision or outlook
the inhabitant of parish are narrow minded
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1. परिमित 2. संकीर्ण 3. सीमित 4. घिरा हुआ
Short Definition : humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
parody..parrot..always imitates people often in a humorous way.
par+ ody :think of parrot for par n comedy ( humorous )for ody.. parrot imitates in a funny way
Short Definition : fit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst
paroxysm sounds like "proxy" when we give proxy in class, we laugh a lot after class if it is successful. But professor may go in a rage if he gets to know about proxy and he may hit and give fit of pain or attack
para+OXY+ism .. it is said that excess of oxygen gives people the high that alcohol gives.. and such people can be considered to be in a rage or have a sudden outburst of anger..
Par-OX-ysm : focus on OX, the husband of cow ;) OX, is an attacking animal. Better yet imagine a pair of uncontrollable oxen attacking and the attack IS...UM..very sudden
Focus on paROXysm. Imagine you're at a ROCK concert and you have a sudden uncontrollable urge to dance crazily and yell, "THIS ROCKS".
paroxysm = par (all) + oxysm ( oxygen)= if u take all oxygen patient have sudden attack of pain
Imagine a PAIR OF OX yoked together that hate each other and are in a rage.
Sounds like paralysis..
Short Definition : floor made of wood strips inlaid in a mosaic like matter; CF. strip: long narrow piece
sounds like carpet. which is made of different design.
carpet is cloth flooring.. n parquet is wood flooring..
parquet soud like "ped (trree wood) carpet" means wood flooring
PAR(feet) + Quetly rakha awaj aye ga kyon k wood ka floor hai na keep ur feet quitely coz it's made of wood and will produce noise