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SAT practice vocabulary: Common SAT Word Roots

from the vocabulary that is available in the back of the Edison Prep book.
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a-
lack of
ab-/abs-
away from; separation
ambi-
both
ami-
friend
ante-
before
anthro
human
anti-
against
arch-
primary
auto-
self
bell-
war
ben
good
bio
life
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
dys-
bad
eff
talk
ego
self
equ-/equi-
equal
eu-
good; well
ex-
away from; outside
fort
strength
frac/ frag
to break
gen
birth
gress/ grad
step
hyper-
too much
hypo-
too little
icon
image
in-/ im-
not
inter
between
intra/ intro
within; inside
jud
law
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
neo-
new
non-
not
nounce
speak
ob-
to block; to hinder
-ology
study of
omni-
all
-ous
full of; filled with
pan-
all
path
emotion
pecu
money
peri
around
phil
love
phobia
fear
phon
sound
plac
to calm; to please
poly
many
pro
for; forward
re-
again
scrib/ script
to write
spect
to look
sub-
under
super-
above
temp
time
tort
twist
trans-
across
un-
not
uni-
single
veri
truth