[ prez-uh n-tey-shuh-nl, pree-zen- ]
/ ˌprɛz ənˈteɪ ʃə nl, ˌpri zɛn- /
Words That Can Ruin Your SentenceActually . . . crutch words slip into sentences in order to give the speaker more time to think or to emphasize a statement. Over time, they become unconscious verbal tics. Here are some crutch words to avoid!
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rep, classic, model, classical, ideal, archetypal, evocative, exemplary, illustrative, quintessential, symbolic, emblematic, prototypical, symbolical, adumbrative, depictive
- present progressive,
- present value,
Origin of presentational
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