Key Root for this column
Latin: posterus, "coming after."
Words and Phrases List
gibberish, gobbledygook, posterior, postscript, preposterous
Consider: post as a prefix, meaning "before or later." Name as many words as you can which begin with post, such as "postpone."
Thoughts for Today
- Do you encounter much gibberish or gobbledygook in your life?
- Who relies most on it most and tends to indulge in it?
- Why do they use it?
- What role does gobbledygook or gibberish play in the Media? In Politics?
- How can you best deal with it when it's directed towards you?