Kaplan's GRE Root List

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AB/ABS

off
away from
apart
down

AC/ACR

sharp
bitter

ACT/AG

to do
to drive
to force
to lead

AD/AL

to
toward
near

AL/ALI/ALTER

other
another

AMB

to go
to walk

AMBI/AMPH

both
more than one
around

ANIM

of the life
mind
soul
spirit

ANNUI/ENNI

year

ANTE

before

ANTHRO/ANDR

man
human

ANTI

against

ARCH/ARCHI/ARCHY

chief
principal
ruler

BE

to be
to have a particular quality
to exist

BEL/BEL

war

BEN/BON

good

BI

twice
double

CAD/CID

to fall
to happen by chance

CANT/CENT/CHANT

to sing

CAP/CIP/CEPT

to take
to get

CAP/CAPIT/CIPIT

head
headlong

CARD/CORD/COUR

heart

CARN

flesh

CAST/CHAST

cut

CED/CEED/CESS

to go
to yield
to stop

CENTR

center

CERN/CERT/CRET/CRIM/CRIT

to separate
to judge
to distinguish
to decide

CHRON

time

CIRCU

around
on all sides

CIS

to cut

CLA/CLO/CLU

shut
close

CLAIM/CLAM

to shout
to cry out

CLI

to lean toward

CO/COL/COM/CON

with
together

COUR/CUR

running
a course

CRE/CRESC/CRET

to grow

CRED

to believe
to trust

CRYP

hidden

CUB/CUMB

to lie down

CULP

blame

DAC/DOC

to teach

DE

away
off
down
completely
reversal

DEM

people

DI/DIA

apart
through

DIC/DICT/DIT

to say
to tell
to use words

DIGN

worth

DIS/DIF

away from
apart
reversal
not

DOG/DOX

opinion

DOL

suffer
pain

DON/DOT/DOW

to give

DUC/DUCT

to lead

DYS

faulty
abnormal

E/EF/EX

out
out of
from
former
completely

EQU

equal
even

ERR

to wonder

ESCE

becoming

EU

good
well

EXTRA

outside
beyond

FAB/FAM

speak

FAC/FIC/FIG/FAIT/FEIT/FY

to do
to make

FER

to bring
to carry
to bear

FERV

to boil
to bubble

FID

faith
trust

FLAG/FLAM

to burn

FLECT/FLEX

to bend

FLU/FLUX

to flow

FORE

before

FORT

chance

FORT

strength

FRA/FRAC/FRAG/FRING

to break

FUS

to pour

GEN

birth
creation
race
kind

GN/GNO

know

GRAD/GRESS

to step

GRAT

pleasing

HER/HES

to stick

(H)ETERO

different

(H)OM

same

HYPER

over
excessive

HYPO

under
beneath
less than

IDIO

one's own

IM/IN/EM/EN

in
into

IM/IN

not
without

INTER

between
among

JECT

to throw
to throw down

JOIN/JUNCT

to meet
to join

JUR

to swear

LAV/LUT/LUV

to wash

LECT/LEG

to select
to choose

LEV

lift
light
rise

LOC/LOG/LOQU

word
speech

LUC/LUM/LUS

light

LUD/LUS

play

MAG/MAJ/MAX

big

MAL/MALE

bad
ill
evil
wrong

MIN

to project
to hang over

MIS/MIT

to send

MISC

mixed

MON/MONIT

to remind
to warn

MORPH

shape

MORT

death

MUT

change

NAT/NAS/NAI

to be born

NIC/NOC/NOX

harm

NOM

rule
order

NOM/NYM/NOUN/NOWN

name

NOUNC/NUNC

to announce

NOV/NEO/NOU

new

OB/OC/OF/OP

toward
to
against
over

PAC/PEAC

peace

PAN

all
everyone

PARA

next to
beside

PAS/PAT/PATH

feeling
suffering
disease

PAU/PO/POV/PU

few
little
poor

PED

child
education

PED/POD

foot

PEN/PUN

to pay
to compensate

PEND/PUN

to pay
to compensate

PEND/PENS

to hang
to weight
to pay

PER

completely

PERI

around

PET/PIT

to go
to seek
to strive

PLAC

to please

PLE

to fill

PLEX/PLIC/PLY

to fold
twist

PON/POS/POUND

to put
to place

PORT

to carry

POST

after

PRE

before

PREHEND/PRISE

to take
to get
to seize

PRO

much
for
a lot

PROB

to prove
to test

PUG

to fight

PUNC/PUNG/POIGN

to point
to prick

QUE/QUIS

to seek

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