partiality; preference; liking
I have a strong predilection for red wines, but have never cared much for white ones.
prae (before)#diligere (choose, love) (Latin)
penchant, predilection, proclivity, propensity
pre (before)+dialect (local language); you generally become partial when you are taking an interview and you meet someone who speaks your language (:) assume the interview is in the US) You come to a split in the road and must choose the PREFERRED DIRECTION PRE means before; DIL shows the inclination for something; iction is a homophone to addiction. So a partiality or incilnation for something in advance. pre+di+election. predetermining the result of election between two parties i.e. the result will be PARTIAL