Preferences and types

affinity
(n)
ǝ-FIN-i-tee
Meaning

kinship; likeness; closeness

1st Sample Sentence

The only good reason for marrying is a deep personal affinity between yourself and your chosen spouse.

Root

ad (to)#finis (end) (Latin)

Mnemonics

affinity: a+feel+near+ity - you always have a feeling of kinship (affinity) for people you are affiliated with. AFFINITY sounds like AFFEEM in Hindi which is a drug. So druggists have special kinship or affinity for affeem. Mathematicians have an affinity for infinity.

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