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Think: "Stone-like"--> To be like a stone means you don't experience pleasure or pain. You are unaffected.
STOIC sounds similar to TOY (if that 'c' is removed)...a toy is impassive and unmoved by joy or grief
STOIC = STO (ie stony) + IC (ie icy) meaning thereby stony n icy...unaffected n emotionless
sTOIc,,,,,,, TOI stands for Times of Inda, the newspaper,,, and their articles are indifferent to emotion and bias
stoic:s+toy: at the age of playing with toys, child shows no emotions.
story becomes stoic after being dry i.e. unemotional.
<br>Sounds like "stove" which is a furnace.
Remember the word stoke as strike.. We start a fire by striking the match stick..
stoke rhymes with poke, so you are poking the fire, similar to stoking the fire.
poke+stove ..so, when you poke a stove, it'll stir up a fire and will be fed plentifully with fire
stone like It becomes 'T' SOLID. So someone very SOLID against 'T'(ears) or emo'T'ions.
STOL(sounds like stool)..and a stool is a nonliving thing without any emotion,simillarly a STOLID is like stool without any emotion,always dull and boring.
when you are stolid your face is solid
Remember stolid as solid. As we all know that molecules in solid are not moving randomly as in liquid or gas. So they are dull. So stolid means solid and dull.
stoic ( stubborn & emotionless ) persons are stolid.....
Stand or stone + Solid.
stolid - a lid on show or making a show of emotions
when u r sad ur face is solid.. UNEMOTIONAL...
strategy to deceive some one
STRATEGY+GEM(costly stone like diamond)....in order to steal gems, thieves had strategy for gems i.e stratagem....
strategy by a GEM..!!
Their STRATEgy of sneaking up on the enemy was a total GEM.
strew sounds like straw.....sugarcane straw were spreaded in the field
strew=straw..if you sprinkle water with the straw it wil SPREAD RANDOMLY
straw : with a straw u sprinkled ur spit all over his face
strew - that which is strayed is strew
STRICTURE rhymes with strict sir...so a sir who is always strict CRITICEZES SEVERELY. And also constricts (limits)
When a girl has a good STRUCTURE.. every boy will CRITICIZE(Stricture) her(in a good way though).
Rhymes with scripture - something that never faces stricture.