[ ih-pan-uh-dos ]
/ ɪˈpæn əˌdɒs /
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the repetition of a group of words in reverse order.
the recapitulation of the main ideas of a speech, especially in the reverse order.
the resumption of the main thread of a speech after a digression.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
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