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One who keeps questioning (querying) everything.
querulous : quarrelsome louse.
Relate to GARRULOUS
querulous="kopam" mas=getting kopam...hehe
QUERULOUS just sounds like CURIOUS, who questions all the time
mnemonic in hindi.. read it as qui(kyun)+bble(bill)..KYUN BILL ITNA ZYADA HAI?, you OBJECT to reading of meter & COMPLAIN to the authorities..
Query + babble (minor objection/murmuring).
QUIBble->quib->rhymes with crib(cribbing) means complain, raise petty objections
pebble...small piece of rock..
Quibble is to Squabble..
relate it to foible
quiescent => quies ~ quiet = motionless
quies(QUITE)+scent(in hindi shant means quite)..so someone who is quite or shant for a period of time.
quiz + cent, teacher asks students who will get cent(100) in the quiz...everyone reamains silent for sometime
quiescent=quiet+descent..........lady1:->"What a QUIEt and deSCENT son u have..."...lady2:->"please dont go on his TEMPORARY INACTIVENESS...come to our house some day and u shall realise that he is an active volcano..!!!".......:D
It sounds like QUICKSAND, which looks harmless but deadly . A dormant threat .
quie(quiet)+scent=scent or scence means 'growing' as in aduloscent.so quiescent means GROWING QUITER
Diesel Accent was quiet and quiescent
quiet+sometime....quiet for sometime..dormant
qui- quality, e-scent- perfume(in hindi), so, a quality scent stands still on our clothes for hours, hence motionless..
we have quintal(quint) of PURE and SACRED feeling(ESSENCE) for GOD
To WHIP with a QUOTE = QUIP
qu+tip---why should i give tip for such cheap service?
can any one give me useful mnemonic for this..?
quip rhymes with whip...SIDDHU is famous for whipping CLEVER N SARCASTIC quotations
if you are not equip with proper amenities, your friend will taunt you.
eQUIP some one who gave a QUIP
QUIP sounds like SIP, When you sip a drink in a noisy way, others will taunt or criticize you.
Quisling; split like QUIT+LINK means a culprit quits and collaborate (link)with enemy
Quislings are prone to QUIZZLINGS by the government when caught!
Quisling sounds like sibling who aids betraying
quit + ling = one who quits linguistic love.
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Quisling, after Norwegian politician Vidkun Quisling, who assisted Nazi Germany to conquer his own country and ruled the collaborationist Norwegian government, is a term used to describe traitors and collaborators.
the culprit was questioned(QUIZ)...who is the TRAITOR in (LINGuistic department)who helped him to leak out the paper.
"quisling" == actually sounds like "wrestling" , ie "traitors" are always in a mood to wrestle with you
QUISLING -> CHRIST + LYING. In the Bible, Judas was caught LYING to CHRIST as he plotted to betray him.
quis+ling ; quis sounds like wise/cunning person
quisling = quis + ling; quit link i.e. quit the link is always a betrayer.
THIS WORD IS DERIVED FROM THE NOVEL....Don Quixote de la Mancha...where the HERO IN THE NOVEL..Cervantes GETS inspired by lofty and chivalrous but impractical ideals.................... SO QUIXOTE....QUIXOTIC....MEANS HAVING IMPRACTICAL IDEAS.......
divide it as quix(quick)+otic.. i IDEALY wanted to be a quick runner but it was IMPRACTICALas i am a fat person..
quixotic=quick+sotic(sortic)...if u sort out things quickly without thinking u ll be FOOLISH AND IMPRACTICAL
if we divide quixotic, we will notice xotic which is similar to exotic which mean unusual
Quick so thick....He is Quick and so thick(fat here)...which is unrealistic.
Don Quixote sings the song "The Impossible Dream" in the Broadway play based on the book Don Quixote. So, to be quixotic is to dream impossible dreams.
QUIXOTIC is NOT REALISTIC...just IMAGINATIVE and IMPRACTICAL.
Opposite of PRAGMATIC.....
He has given quick tick on the question paper i.e. without understanding i.e. not practical.
quizzical =quizz+comical =quizz(curious) in a comical(teasing,mocking) way
FOCUS ON QUIZZ+ICAL..quizes increase curiosity.
how you feel in a difficult quiz?