Test Prep Vocabulary – accolade

A knight, worthy of accolades, on his horse

The knight is worthy of accolades.

Today’s Test Prep Vocabulary:  accolade

accolade – high praise as in honors bestowed upon a knight

Word Building:

ad – to (Latin)

collum – neck as in to hug, embrace, or congratulate with a hug around the neck (Latin)

-ade suffix forming nouns usually showing action (Latin)

Sample Sentence:

When searching for letters of recommendation, find someone who knows you well and is willing to sing your accolades.