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Root word review. Are you able to: Recite the definition of each root/prefix/suffix? Give an example of a word that uses each root/prefix/suffix? Use the example in a sentence, showing the meaning of the root? Create a mnemonic device for each root – one that works for you?. Anthrop

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root word review

Root word review

  • Are you able to:
  • Recite the definition of each root/prefix/suffix?
  • Give an example of a word that uses each root/prefix/suffix?
  • Use the example in a sentence, showing the meaning of the root?
  • Create a mnemonic device for each root – one that works for you?
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Anthrop

human, man

Anthropology

slide3

Belli

war (or, war-like)

belligerent, bellicose

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Brev

short

brief, brevity, abbreviate

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Cred

believe

credo, credit, credulous, credibility, credible

slide6

Culpa

guilt

culpability, culprit

slide7

Derm

skin

dermatologist, epidermis, hypodermic

slide8

Duc/duct

Lead or pull

deduce, induce, conduct, induct, conductor

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Ego

self

egotist, egomaniac

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Fac

to make, or to do

factory, manufacture, benefactor

slide11

Jud/jur/jus

judge

judicial, justice, jury, adjudicate

slide12

Luc/lum

light

lucid, elucidate, illuminate

slide13

Mega

great or large

Megalopolis, megabyte

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Ocu

eye

Ocular, binoculars

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Ortho

straight, or correct

orthodontist, orthodox,

orthopedic

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Poly

Many

Polygon, polygamy

slide17

Rect

straight, upright

rectangle, rectify

slide18

The/theo

god, deity

theology, monotheistic, polytheistic, atheism

slide19

Urb

city

suburb, urban

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Vir

man, manliness

virtue, virtuoso, virus

slide21

Vac

empty

vacation, vacuum, vacant

prefixes
Prefixes

Ante

before

antecedent, ante-bellum, antechamber

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Counter

against

Counterproductive, counterstrike

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Dys

ill, bad

dysfunctional, dysentery

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Hyper

over

hypersensitive, hyperactive

slide26

Inter

between

interstate, intervene

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Intra/intro

within

Introspective, intrastate, intramural

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Micro

small

microscope, microbe, microeconomics

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Pseudo

false

pseudonym, pseudoscience

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Trans

across

Transatlantic, transcontinental, transient

suffixes
Suffixes

Hood

the property of being

brotherhood, sisterhood, knighthood, neighborhood

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Ic

having to do with

dramatic, scientific, linguistics

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Ify/if

to make, or to become

Purify, humidify, solidify

slide34

Logy

study of

biology, geology, etymology

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Ure

state of, or act of

exposure, rupture, legistlature

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Root word review

  • Are you able to:
  • Recite the definition of each root/prefix/suffix?
  • Give an example of a word that uses each root/prefix/suffix?
  • Use the example in a sentence, showing the meaning of the root?
  • Create a mnemonic device for each root – one that works for you?
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