Root words 1-35

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35 terms · These are root words 1-35 from our set of 100.

photos

light

graph

to write or draw

tele

far away, distant

metron

measure

tropos

turning

philia

love, friendship

phobos

fear

syn

with, together (Greek)

thesis

put, place, position

kinesis

movement

phone

sound (Greek)

sonus

sound (Latin)

skopeo

see, look, consider, examine

video, visum

see

logos

word, study

verbum

word

nomen, nominis

name

pro

for, before, forward, in place of

prae

before, in front of

ad

to, toward, near, next to

jacio, jactum

throw

pono, positum

lay, put, place

cum

with, together (Latin)

figo, fixum

fix, fasten, attach

jungo, junctum

join, unite, connect

digitus

finger, toe, inch

caput, capitis

head

manus

hand

pes, pedis

foot

bracchium

arm

dens, dentis

tooth

corpus

body

tres

three

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