In Chemistry, cathode in the terminal where reduction occurs. Now, no need to understand Chemistry here. Catharsis should remind you of a cathode which helps in reduction of emotional burden. Remember thus!
If you are saying the truth, you would not need to mend anything. But if you lie, you would be termed as a mendacious person who would need to mend and repair many a relationship.
You allay someone’s fears by saying that all is okay. Remember thus: Allay = All Okay!
You assuage by providing assurances about a good future to an aged and weak person. Remember the word “Assuage” using the words “assurance” and “aged”.
Anything that helps in predicting the end would portend the future. Remember thus!
The word “Predicament” is used to describe a situation where ailment (i.e., difficulty or trouble) can be predicted with ease.
“Predilection” should remind you of pre-direction. You have already decided your direction in favor of something. Remember thus!
If a witness puts the accused in the scene of crime, the accused would be incriminated.
You are vindicated when all indications prove that you are right, pointing towards your victory (“V” for “Victory”).
You were at a party. To prove that, you use another alive person to stand as proof because he/she saw you in that party.
Additionally, “Alibi” in Latin means “in or at another place”.