The twenty words listed below all contain the root loqu or locu, which is derived from the Latin loci, locutus, meaning ' to speak'. Can you match the words with the definitions at the right? Answers are given in Answers and Solutions at the end of this issue.
Gilman, Lee A.
"A Word Root Quiz,"
Word Ways: Vol. 14
, Article 11.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol14/iss4/11