Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Outsiders vocabulary

Word:Sweet Talk
By Jireh Teo(32) 1-2

Use persuasive language to: to use flattering or pleasing words in order to persuade somebody to do something.

Benjamin's sweet talk and flattery finally convinced Dylan to lend him some money.

Etymology:The word first apeared in 1936 in the book,"Gone with the wind."

Resources: for origin of word and wikipedia for the definition.

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