VCR Lesson 4 Presentation
Maggie Lytle 4B
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To slander; to speak falsely or maliciously of.
duco, ducere, duci, ductum (L.) "to lead"
tra = trans (L.) "across"
The Latin root traducere means to lead across, transfer, or degrade.
Choose the letter in which the word in bold is used incorrectly
B. Jenny was hurt that her friend would traduce her in front of the whole school by spreading lies about her to ruin her reputation.
C. The magazine was clearly trying to traduce a celebrity by publishing an article on false quotes seemingly from the celeb.
D. The politician spent millions of dollars on TV ads trying to traduce his rival.