Kinds of language

hortatory
(adj)
HOR-tǝ-tor-ee
Meaning

urging; urging to do something

1st Sample Sentence

In a hortatory speech posted on his website, the actor urged all citizens to get out and vote on election day.

Root

hortari (to exhort, encourage, urge, incite, instigate) (Latin)

Mnemonics

While ploughing farms with bullocks, farmers say "HUR HUR;HORT HORT" to encourage bullocks to move ahead. This is HORTATORY. HORTatory and exHORTive both mean encouraging.

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