5/29/14

MEA CULPA

MEA CULPA

<May-ah-kul-pa>

My mistake; my fault; my error;

Admitting a personal error.

The child made a mea culpa and a confession was made.


The boy made a mea culpa and offered a flower as an apology.

Mea - culpa

Mea (Reminds) Me or my

Culpa (Reminds) Culpable


Memory Trick:  My guilt makes me culpable because I did it.

ME CULPABLE



You descry a book on your bookshelf. Why don't you have any tears?

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Answer:  

Descry means to see something. You just found a new book.

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