Literary Terms

Action Ad Hominem Adage Adventure Allegory Alliteration Allusion Alter Ego Ambiguity Amplification Anachronism Anagram Analogy Anaphora Anecdote Antagonist Anthimeria Anthropomorphism Antithesis Antonomasia Aphorism Aphorismus Apologia Apologue Aporia Aposiopesis Appositive Archaism Archetype Argument Assonance Asyndeton Autobiography Bathos Burlesque Buzzword Cacophony Caesura Catharsis Character Chiasmus Chronicle Circumlocution Cliché Cliffhanger Climax Coherence Comedy Connotation Consonance Contrast Conundrum Denotation Denouement Deus ex machina Diacope Dialogue Diction Doppelganger Double Entendre … Continue reading Literary Terms

American Basic Legal Terms

KEYWORDS:-Legal glossary-Dictionary- A Acquittal-A jury verdict that a criminal defendant is not guilty, or the finding of a judge that the evidence is insufficient to support a conviction. Discharge from the Criminal charge. Active judge-A judge in the full-time service of the court. Compare to a senior judge. Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AO) -The federal agency responsible for collecting court statistics, administering … Continue reading American Basic Legal Terms

The knowledge of all Subjects and Categories

What we shall know at the first instant : In the healthy condition of man, the spiritual vital force (autocracy), the dynamis that animates the material body (organism), rules with unbounded sway, and retains all the parts of the organism in admirable, harmonious, vital operation, as regards both sensations and functions, so that our indwelling, reason-gifted mind can freely employ this living, healthy instrument for … Continue reading The knowledge of all Subjects and Categories

Meaning of “Notwithstanding anything contained in the Act.”

 What is meant by use of the expression “Notwithstanding anything contained in the Act” as contradiction to the phrase “Subject to the provisions of this Act” reliance has been placed on the judgement of the Supreme Court in Chandavarkar Sita Ratna Rao Vs. Ashalata S. Guram AIR 1987 SC 117 = (1986) 4 SCC Continue reading “Meaning of “Notwithstanding anything contained in the Act.””

Legal Words and Phrases

Mutatis mutandis’—Meaning—Matters or things are generally the same, but to be altered when necessary, as to names, offices and the like. State of Kerala v. Haridasan, P. (F. B.) I.L.R. 2015 (1) Kerala Obiter Dictum and Ratio Decidendi—Explained. Valsamma v. Abraham I.L.R. 2013 (1) Kerala ‘Suicide’—Explained with reference to authorities —The causes which drive a person to commit suicide are varied and at times obscure. Mony v. State of Kerala I.L.R. … Continue reading Legal Words and Phrases

Bible New Testament -words

1. Abase1. Abase2. Abba3. Abhor4. Abide, Abode5. Ability, Able6. Aboard7. Abolish8. Abominable, Abomination9. Abound10. About11. Above12. Abroad13. Absence, Absent14. Abstain, Abstinence15. Abundance, Abundant, Abundantly, Abound16. Abuse, Abusers17. Abyss18. Accept, Accepted, Acceptable19. Access20. Accompany21. Accomplish, Accomplishment22. Accord23. According as24. According to25. Account (-ed) (Verbs and Noun)26. Accurately27. Accursed28. Accusation, Accuse29. Accuser30. Acknowledge (-ment)31. Acquaintance32. Across33. Act34. Active35. Actually36. Add37. Addicted38. Adjure39. Administer, Administration (AV)40. Admiration, Admire … Continue reading Bible New Testament -words

what is meant by “specific provision”-Statutory Interpretation

what is the meaning of the expression “specific provision to the contrary”. In Maru Ram v. Union of India and others, (1981) 1 SCC 107, a Constitution Bench dealt with the pari materia provision to Section 4(1) of the Code of Civil Procedure contained in Section 5 of the Code of Criminal Procedure. This Court relied upon the Lahore High Court and the Allahabad High … Continue reading what is meant by “specific provision”-Statutory Interpretation

Sanskrit words used in Ramayana of Valmiki [PART 2]

      PART 1 CLICK Sanskrit word transliteration (IAST) Example and Meaning च ca तु tu न na स sa ते te इव iva हि hi मे me तस्य tasya तं taṃ तदा tadā ततः tataḥ ततो tato त्वं tvaṃ तद् tad दृष्ट्वा dṛṣṭvā मम mama वा vā तत्र tatra तथा tathā यथा yathā श्रुत्वा śrutvā एव eva अपि api अब्रवीत् abravīt मया mayā सह … Continue reading Sanskrit words used in Ramayana of Valmiki [PART 2]

Sanskrit words used in Ramayana of Valmiki [PART 1]

PART -1 PART 2[CLICK] च ca तु tu न na स sa ते te इव iva हि hi मे me तस्य tasya तं taṃ तदा tadā ततः tataḥ ततो tato त्वं tvaṃ तद् tad दृष्ट्वा dṛṣṭvā मम mama वा vā तत्र tatra तथा tathā यथा yathā श्रुत्वा śrutvā एव eva अपि api अब्रवीत् abravīt मया mayā सह saha चैव caiva इति iti सर्वे sarve किं … Continue reading Sanskrit words used in Ramayana of Valmiki [PART 1]