What is your connotation of these words? I wrote mine under each definition.

1. ictus – stress in poetry and verse
My college English professor

2. iamb – poetic foot consisting of short then a long syllable
A scene from Dead Poets Society

3. iconomatic – using pictures to represent sounds of words
My great aunt’s flash cards

4. iconophilism – a taste for pictures and symbols
Robert Langdon of Da Vinci Code fame

5. idyll – short verse or prose describing a picturesque scene or incident
 Christopher Marlowe’s The Passionate Shepherd

6. ideoglossia – private language developed between children
My kiddo with his playmates

7. ideolect – distinctive individual form of speech
Lady Jane Fellowes giving a short reading during Diana’s funeral at Westminster Abbey  

8. immortelle – everlasting dried flower
Those itchy-on-the-neck garland given to graduates; trend in the Philippines way way back
9. imperscriptible – not recorded; unwritten
A student’s unturned-in homework

10. imprimatur – license to print a book
Printing presses

11.incunabulum – early printed book; early version of a thing
Visit to an antiquarian library

12. imsonic – onomatopoetic
Lord Alfred Tennyson’s Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal, Now the White

13. illocution – an act which is performed by speaking words
Great Aunt Adelaide, Nanny McPhee: “If there’s one thing I won’t stand for, it’s loose vowels!”

Interesting reference here
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