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VFCR: B - Lesson 10

Vocabulary from Classical Roots: Book B - lesson 10
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Vigilate et orate.
Watch and pray. - Matthew 26:41
SPECTO, SPECTARE, SPECTAVI, SPECTATUM
"to look at"
1. Auspicious
showing signs that promise success.
2. Introspection
Examination of one's own thoughts and feelings.
3. Retrospect
A survey of past times or events.
4. Specimen
A single thing that is taken as an example of a whole category.
5. Specter
1. A ghost
2. A haunting fear of future trouble
6. Spectrum
1. The distribution of characteristics of a physical system, especially bands of colors seen as a rainbow or bands of differing sound waves.
2. A wide range of related qualities or ideas.
7. Speculate
1. To form opinions without definite knowledge or evidence.
2. To buy or sell something to make a profit but with risk of loss.
VIGILO, VIGILARE, VIGILAVI, VIGILATUM
"to watch"
8. Surveillance
Supervision or close observation, especially of a suspected person.
9. Vigil
A period of staying awake to keep watch or to pray.
10. Vigilant
Watchful; on the lookout for danger.