No Matter How You Say It: Initiative

by | Jan 1, 0202 | No Matter How You Say It | 0 comments

Word Origin

The word initiative is derived from the Latin word initiare which means “to begin, to originate”. Can you see how initiative is getting something started?

Sign Language

Check out the following links from www.handspeak.com for the American Sign Language interpretation of the words:

Start

Idle

Idioms

take the initiative
to do something

on (one’s) own initiative
Without prompting or direction from others;

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