# Tag: GMAT

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: Expostulation

The word “Expostulation” can be broken up as Ex-Post-Ulation. Imagine a person arguing or reprimanding their ex-friend after (post) an event that did not go their way.

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: Avuncular

The word “Av-uncul-ar” should remind you of a kind and good-hearted uncle who takes care of you with all their heart. Remember thus!

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: Indefatigable

The word “In-defat-igable” should remind you of someone who does not accept defeat easily but keeps on trying. Or you can remember “Inde-fatig-able” by connecting it with someone who does not get fatigued i.e., tired easily. Remember thus!

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: SMOTHER

Imagine someone’s vicious step-mother using a pillow to kill her step-children. So, “S-mother” should remind you of a vicious “Step-mother” who wants to suffocate her step-children. Remember thus!

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: INSOUCIANT

“Insouciant” can be remembered as “In + Soup + Ant”. Imagine an ant floating around in a bowl of soup with no care. It is just happy in a casual way. Nothing concerns it because it has food! Remember thus.

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: SEQUESTER

Imagine a mighty warrior secluding herself in her living quarters from others in her village before she goes out seeking quests. Thus, remember the word “Sequester” as a combination of Seclusion Quarters + Seek Quest. Remember thus.

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: QUARANTINE

The word “Quarantine” should remind you of “Quarter”, which is used to refer to rooms or lodgings, especially those allocated to people in military or domestic service. Imagine a large number of people who have been kept separate in quarters, which would mean that the people are in a quarantine. Remember thus.

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: QUANDARY

The word “Quan-dary” should remind you of a tough Quant (quantitative) problem that you are trying to solve but are not being able to understand the relevance of the Quadratic equations given. You are now in a dilemma whether you should continue trying or just give up! Remember thus.

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: CORRUGATED

The word “COR-RUG-ATED” should remind you of a Coarse Rug, which is rough, wrinkled, and not smooth. Remember thus!

## Memorize and Learn the Usage of the Word: ACCOUTRE

“Accoutre” should remind you of a friend who offers you “a Coat” so that you are well-dressed and equipped for the ball dance soon to take place. Remember thus!