How to Pronounce 'LAMPOON'- English Grammar


In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word lampoon. This word can be used as a verb and as a noun. Used as a verb, it describes the action of criticizing a person or a topic by using ridicule. The noun lampoon refers to the actual speech or text used to critize someone or something. The word was taken from the French word lampon.

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This unit identifies the various types of tests that can be applied, and their purposes. Stated in the PDF, there are teachers out there who feel that formal testing isn't a practical method of evaluation because it tends to be more memory based rather than knowledge based; I feel that way. But this unit points out that formal testing will occur regardless, which is understandable since formal tests are a long standing method that can still produce results, even if they're not as knowledge based as other methods may be in comparison.