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Agreement Merriam Webster

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What do you mean by Concords? One. The arrangements of the words togither, in some accidents or special qualities: as in a number, person, case or sex. – John Brinsley, The Posing of the Parts, 1612 Compromise is the abandonment of something you want to reach a mutual agreement (“The union and the employer have reached a compromise”). Another meaning is to “suspend suspicions, discredits or nonsense,” as in “The actor`s career was affected by his politically incorrect tweets” or “The editor would not compromise his principles.” And as mentioned above, it can mean that someone or something is exposed to risks, risks, or serious consequences. Confidential information, national security or the immune system could be called a “compromise”. English made sure on the 14th. the Anglo-French treaty as a word for a binding agreement between two or more people. Its roots go back to the Latin contrahere, which means both “to squeeze together” and “to establish a relationship or agreement.” The first popular contracts were of a conjugal nature. In the seventeenth century, the cartel referred to a written agreement between enemy nations, including on the treatment and exchange of prisoners.

This use is illustrated by Bishop Gilbert Burnet in his history of his time (1734): “By a cartel that had been settled between the two armies, all prisoners were to be redeemed at a fixed price and within a limited time.” Another known use of the convention is in law and politics, where it is used as a term for an agreement between two or more groups (countries or political organizations) to settle issues that concern everyone, for example the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. There are also the Geneva Conventions, a series of four international conventions (1864, 1906, 1929, 1949) that were signed in Geneva, Switzerland, and that define the humanitarian principles that signatory states must treat military and civilian nationals of an enemy in time of war. Central English approval, borrowed from the Anglo-French agreement, approval, agreer “to please, consent, agree” + -ment These examples are automatically chosen from different online information sources to reflect the current use of the word “agreement”. The opinions expressed in the examples do not give the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its publishers. Send us feedback. In grammar, concordance refers to the fact or state of elements in a sentence or clause that are identical in sex, number, or person – that is. For example, in “We are late”, the subject and verb correspond in number and person (there is no agreement in “We are late”); in “Students are responsible for the stem of their homework,” the predecessors (“students”) of the pronoun (“their”) agree….

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