SAT practice vocabulary: Common SAT Word Roots

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from the vocabulary that is available in the back of the Edison Prep book.

a-

lack of

ab-/abs-

away from; separation

ambi-

both

ami-

friend

ante-

before

anthro

human

anti-

against

arch-

primary

auto-

self

chrom-

color

chron

time

circu-

around

co-/com-/con-

with; together

cogn

to know

contra/counter

against; opposite

cred

to believe

de

away; down; off

dic/ dict

to speak

dis

not; against

equ-/equi-

equal

eu-

good; well

ex-

away from; outside

fort

strength

frac/ frag

to break

gress/ grad

step

hyper-

too much

hypo-

too little

icon

image

in-/ im-

not

inter

between

intra/ intro

within; inside

laud

to praise

loq/ log

speech, talking

luc

to shed light upon

mal

bad (Spanish)

mand

to order

mis-

opposite

mort

death

multi

many

mut

to change

nounce

speak

ob-

to block; to hinder

-ology

study of

-ous

full of; filled with

path

emotion

pecu

money

peri

around

phobia

fear

phon

sound

plac

to calm; to please

pro

for; forward

scrib/ script

to write

spect

to look

sub-

under

super-

above

tort

twist

trans-

across

uni-

single

veri

truth

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