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Greek & Latin Roots and Affixes. RW1.4 (5 th Grade) Know abstract, derived roots and affixes from Greek and Latin, and use this knowledge to analyze the meaning of complex words. (3 questions on CST) RW1.2 Use word origins to determine the meaning of unknown words. (2 questions on CST).

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greek latin roots and affixes

Greek & Latin Roots and Affixes

RW1.4 (5th Grade) Know abstract, derived roots and affixes from Greek and Latin, and use this knowledge to analyze the meaning of complex words.

(3 questions on CST)

RW1.2 Use word origins to determine the meaning of unknown words. (2 questions on CST)

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greek latin
Greek & Latin
  • The Greek empire is famous for its architecture and philosophy.
  • The Roman (Latin) empire was famous for its military and artistic achievements.
  • Many of our words are based on roots or affixes from these two great civilizations.

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roots
Roots
  • Greek
    • aero (air) aerobics
    • biblio (book) Bible
    • cardi (heart) cardiologist
    • chron (time) chronological
    • geo (earth) geography
    • photo (light) photosynthesis
    • tele (far away) telescope

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roots1
Roots
  • Latin
    • anim (life, spirit) animal
    • aqua (water) aqueduct
    • frag (break) fragile
    • luna (moon) lunatic
    • phone (sound) telephone
    • rupt (break) rupture
    • terr (land) terrain

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star test prep
STAR Test Prep.

The teacher required us to include a

bibliography at the end of the report.

The origin of the word bibliography is

the Greek word biblio meaning

A essay

B book

C research

D write

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star test prep1
STAR Test Prep.

Astronomers have predicted that a

lunar eclipse will occur tonight.

The origin of the word lunar is the

Latin root luna meaning

A sun

B planet

C lunatic

D moon

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greek latin roots practice
Greek & Latin Roots Practice

California farmers have dug aqueducts to supply

their crops with water from the Sierra Nevada

mountains.

The word aqueducts is based on the Latin root

aqua, meaning “water.” Based on this information,

the reader can tell the literal meaning of aqueducts

is

A waterways

B water trucks

C rain

D snow

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affixes prefixes or suffixes that have been affixed to a root word
Affixes – prefixes or suffixes that have been “affixed” to a root word.

prefix + root word + suffix

micro scope = microscope

sub marine = submarine

kind ness = kindness

person al = personal

bi cycle = bicycle

re appear = reappear

joy ous = joyous

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star test prep2
STAR Test Prep.

Joel was the fastest runner in class

today.

In which word does est mean the

same as it does in the word fastest?

A test

B festival

C arrest

D cleanest

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