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extemporaneous

(ĕks-tĕm″po-rān′ē-ŭs) [LL. extemporaneus]
Not prepared according to formula but devised for the occasion.
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Thus the Chinese ITA population is not only large, but is vulnerable on the basis of their ability to extemporaneously communicate in English upon arrival in the U.
She prepares for trials by personally reading more than 10,000 documents and then presents her closing arguments extemporaneously.
If she buys short ribs, corn on the cob, vine ripened tomatoes and pasta for instance, she expects Peel to figure out the meal and come up with something on the spot, extemporaneously.
He lectured extemporaneously so it made sense when he explained that he needed to jog his memory about what he discussed that term.
Those who score high marks in Stage One will qualify for Stage Two in which each contestant will be asked to speak extemporaneously for three to five minutes on a topic given just before the competition," Jamaluddin said.
They will draw on this language in various ways as they speak with donor prospects extemporaneously, using facts and enthusiastic rhetoric at appropriate times as they gauge the individual donor's reactions and interests.
Debate clubs help students develop analytical and logical reasoning skills, as well as the ability to think and speak extemporaneously.
This announcement was the occasion for several members to extemporaneously express their thanks to John for all his hard work in producing five exceptionally handsome volumes.
of haggis, and the recitation of Burns' poem To a Haggis," has formed the "nucleus" of the Burns Supper since the "Proto-celebrations" which took place during the poet's own lifetime, with the poem reputedly having been composed extemporaneously at a dinner he attended sometime in 1785-86 (1984: 119120).
In accordance with the custom he spoke extemporaneously, as is done during the Easter season.
This is attested to by the fact that Kirk was invited to defend his position immediately afterward, which he did extemporaneously, without notes of any kind, and with great brilliance and effect.
With the exception of Feller, who spoke, as is characteristic of him, extemporaneously from his heart, all wrote their presentations ahead of time.