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Greek and Latin Roots. Unit 5: Science. Root Bank:. Scope Photo Cosm Hydr Miss/Mit Mem/Ment. Word Tower: Scope. Scope: See. We’ll Cover:. t elescope kaleidoscope horoscope arthroscopy. Telescope. Definition: Optical device to make distant things appear nearer. Tele-.

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Greek and latin roots

Greek and Latin Roots

Unit 5: Science


Root bank

Root Bank:

  • Scope

  • Photo

  • Cosm

  • Hydr

  • Miss/Mit

  • Mem/Ment


Word tower scope

Word Tower: Scope


Scope see

Scope: See


We ll cover

We’ll Cover:

  • telescope

  • kaleidoscope

  • horoscope

  • arthroscopy


Telescope

Telescope

  • Definition: Optical device to make distant things appear nearer.

  • Tele-


Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

  • Definition: Constantly changing patterns

  • Came from “watcher of beautiful things”

  • http://youtu.be/u0-zCwSfkOo


Horoscope

Horoscope

  • Definition: forecast of a person’s future based on the position of the stars and planets at the time of a person’s birth

  • Hora=


Arthroscopy

Arthroscopy

  • Definition: Procedure used to look inside joints

  • Arthro- pertaining to joints


Word tower phot

Word Tower: Phot-


Phot light

Phot: Light


Words we ll cover

Words We’ll Cover:

Photograph

Photobiotic

Photogenic


Photograph

Photograph

Definition: A picture made by a camera, using light.

Graph: write or draw


Photobiotic

Photobiotic

Definition:

Bio:


Photogenic

Photogenic

GEN: Produced or categorized by (such as genes, genus, generation, etc.

Definition:


Three definitions

THREE Definitions

  • Caused by light.

    The sunbather developed a photogenic melanoma on her back.

  • Producing orgiving off light.

    The photogenic bacteria were visible in the dark room.

  • Looking good when photographed.

    The company hired the spokesperson for his photogenic face.


Word tower cosm

Word Tower: Cosm-


Cosm universe

Cosm: Universe


We ll cover1

We’ll Cover:

Cosmos

Cosmopolitan

Microcosm

Macrocosm


Cosmos

Cosmos

Definition: The world or universe as an orderly, harmonious system.


Cosmopolitan

Cosmopolitan

Definition: Belonging to all the world. Sophisticated/worldly.


Microcosm

Microcosm

Micro:

Definition: Examples: Some fraternities are considered microcosms of society. Think of a specific event that symbolizes the way things always seems to go, like the way a kind act by your mom can represent the caring relationship you have with her. That weekend with your partner that started with laughter but ended in tears? That's a microcosm of the whole lousy relationship. The dance where you regretted your outfit, giggled with friends, annoyed a teacher, and missed your chance at dancing with your crush? A microcosm of high school.


Macrocosm

Macrocosm

Macro:

Definition:

Example: Our study of the local environment is a microcosm of the macrocosm of the larger world. He failed to see how his actions within his own world affected the macrocosm of the school and community.


Word tower hyd and hydr

Word Tower:

Hyd- and Hydr-


Definition water

Definition: Water


We ll cover2

We’ll Cover

Hydrophone

Hydrogeology

Hydropathy

Hydrophilic

Take a guess!


Hydrophone

Hydrophone

Definition: a microphone designed to record and transmit sound underwater.


Hydrogeology

Hydrogeology

Definition: Study of the movement of water through rocks.


Hydropathy

Hydropathy

Now often called hydrotherapy.

Definition: The use of water to ease or treat pain.


Hydrophilic

Hydrophilic

PHIL=LOVE

Definition:Absorbs water or dissolves in water easily.


Word tower miss mit

Word Tower: MISS/MIT-


Miss mit

MISS-/MIT-

DEFINITION: TO SEND


Words we ll cover1

WORDS WE’LL COVER:

DISMISS

COMMIT

OMIT

INTERMITTENT AND INTERMISSION


Dismiss

DISMISS

DEFINITION: TO SEND AWAY

DIS: AWAY/APART


Committee

COMMITTEE

DEFINITION: A GROUP THAT HAS BEEN UNITED TOGETHER (SENT TOGETHER).

COM- WITH/TOGETHER


Greek and latin roots

OMIT

DEFINITION: TO LEAVE OUT OR LET GO


Intermission and intermittent

INTERMISSION AND INTERMITTENT

INTER: BETWEEN

NOUN: THE TIME WHEN _____________________________

ADJECTIVE: HAVING THE QUALITY OF ________________


Word tower mem

WORD TOWER: MEM-


Mem mind memory

MEM: mind/memory


Words we ll cover2

Words We’ll Cover:

Memoir

Memento

Memorabilia

Commemorate


Memoir

MEMOIR

DEFINITION: WRITTEN ACCOUNT OF A PERSON’S LIFE.


Memento

MEMENTO

DEFINITION: a souvenir or article used for remembrance.


Memorabilia

MEMORABILIA

DEFINITION: Collections/ groups of souvenirs/ objects kept for historical interest.


Commemorate

COMMEMORATE

DEFINITION: To remember and show respect for someone or something.


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