17 terms

Vocab 9 w/roots

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ars, artis
art
aoide
song
pingo, pingere, pinxi, pictum
to paint
canto, cantare, cantatum
to sing, to recite
facere. fice
to make
graph
a sharp pointed tool for writing on waxen tabletws
artifact
n. an object made by human beings, often refers to a primitive tool or other relic from an earlier period
artifice
n. craftiness, trickery, cleverness, skill
artless
adj. without deceit or cunning, simple, uncultured, ignorant
artisan
n. a skillful craft person
ode
n. a poem usually addressed to a particular person, object, or event
parody
n. a humorous imitation of a piece of literature or music
v. to mimic a style, plot, or idea for comic effect
rhapsody
n. a speech or writing expressing great pleasure or enthusiasm, musical composition of irregular form
incantation
n. the chanting or speaking of words seeing to have magical powers
recant
v. to take back a formal statement or belief previously made known
depict
v. top paint, draw, or express in a picture, or sculpture, to describe; to picture in words
pictograph
n. a picture or drawing representing words or ideas