In So Many Words

Info-Comics by Larry Paros

What's Your Personality?

The Key Root for this column: Latin, sonare, sonus, "sound"

Minor Roots: Latin, per, "through."

Words and Phrases List

dramatis personae, impersonate, persona, person, personal, personality, personalize, personnel

assonance, assonant, assonate, consonance, consonant, dissonance, dissonant, resonance, resonant, resonate, resound, sonata, sound,

supersonic, ultrasonic, ultrasound

Thoughts for Today

  1. What makes for a "good personality?"
  2. Which prominent personalities do you most like/admire? Why?
  3. What does it mean to "take something personally?"
  4. Is your persona very different than the person you really are?
  5. What makes you a "good person?"