Word of the Week March 27, 2017 11:13

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pend-

 

pend- sounds like or suggests pendulum

 

Imagine a pendulum as a pay phone. With a hanger (coat hanger) hanging on it!

 

 

 The pendulum as a pay phone with a hanger on it will help you remember

that pend- means: pay, hang

 

English examples:

suspend, appendage, pendant, expend, stipend                                          

 

pay, hang

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