Monthly Archive: June 2017

Jun 30

Friday Phrases

check out= CHOUT chief executive= KHAOEFX complete and accurate= KPLARK compound fracture= KPRAUR compound fractures= KPRAURS couple of times= KUFMTS credible evidence= KRAEFD credible testimony= KR-MT

Jun 29

Theory Thursday: Practice Video- Measurement Terms

For years, I’ve loved to practice to “Learn To Speak English Videos” on You Tube. Here’s one that includes measurement terms: clock= KLOK measuring cup= MURG/K*UP meter= MAOERT metronome= MET/NO*EM microscope= MAOIRK/SKO*EP pipette= PIP/*ET protractor= PROE/TRA*RKT quart= KWART ruler= RAOURL scale= SKAIL sextant= SEX/TA*NT speedometer= S-PD or SDORMT stethoscope= STE*T/SKO*EP stopwatch= STOP/WA*FP barometer= BARMT sundial= …

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Jun 22

Court Reporter Spotted: Alpha House

Alpha House Court Reporter Spotted Season 1 Episode 1

Jun 22

Theory Thursday: I Don’t Phrases (Part 4)

I don’t realize= YORLZ I don’t really= YOERL I don’t recall= YORL I don’t recall the= YORLT I don’t receive= YOFZ I don’t recognize= YORKZ I don’t recollect= YORK I don’t recollect the= YORKT I don’t remember= YORM I don’t remember the= YORMT I don’t say= YOS I don’t see= YOZ I don’t tell= YOT …

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Jun 14

Briefs, Phrases, and Legal Terminology From Boston Legal Season 1, Episode 10

enjoy= GOI tremendously= TREL kidnapped= KIPD custody= KUD contempt= KEMT husband= HUS evidence= AEFD gun= G-N handgun= H-G December= DAOES Christmas= KMAS ladies and gentlemen= LAIJ executive= SKAOUFT domestic= DMEFKT police department= PLEPT victims= VIMS demeanor= DMAOERN detective= DEKT nuisance= NAOUFNS what, if anything,= WHAFG fingerprints= F-PS psychiatrist= SKAOIRKT homicide= HOM or HOMDZ inconclusive= KBL*UFS …

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Jun 14

Briefs, Phrases, and Legal Terminology From Boston Legal Season 1, Episode 9

expert opinion= SP-N analysis= NALS handwriting= HARNG samples= SAMS similar= SLAR original= ORJ signature= SIGT aggravated= GRAIFTD manslaughter= MAURLT or MAUTS hostage= HOFJ expert witness= X-NS yes, I do= YOID negotiator= GROERBT I didn’t think so= YINGS clinical= KLINL diabetes= DAOIBTS medicine= MED settle= SELT videotaped= VAOPD alleviate= LAEFT continuance= T-NZ professional= PROEFL assure= SHUR …

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Jun 06

Medical Monday: Facial Bones

Facial Bones

Jun 03

Legal Vocabulary: Habendum

Habendum is: “The clause in a deed beginning ‘to have and to hold,’ which determines what interest or estate is granted by the deed.” MACHINE BRIEFS: OPTION #1: habendum= HA/BEN/D*UM OPTION #2: habendum= HA/BEND/D*UM OPTION #3: habendum= HA/BEND/*UM

Jun 02

Friday Phrases

if your Honor= F*URN if your Honor please= F*URNZ if your Honor pleases= F*URNSZ it could have happened= TKOFPD job site= JAOIT federal rule= FRAOUL in need= N-FRN state government= SGOFT state of mind= STAIFMD this is known= TH-FN this is known as= TH-FNS

Jun 01

Theory Thursday: Suffix Briefs Part 12

The following are briefs for suffixes: (Note: When d-defining, don’t forget to define the briefs with the format symbol for suffixes.) {Suffix}k= *K {Suffix}ka= K*A {Suffix}key= KAO*E {Suffix}land= LA*ND {Suffix}less= -LS {Suffix}let= -LT or L*ET {Suffix}lets= -LTS or L*ETS {Suffix}lies= LAO*IZ {Suffix}line= LAO*IN {Suffix}lines= LAO*INS {Suffix}liness= L*INS or LI/-NS {Suffix}lizing= LAO*IGZ {Suffix}lus= L*US {Suffix}ly= LI