11 terms

Root Words

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BENE
well;good
(benevolence, good, benefit)
(malevolent, selfish, greedy)
FAC(FIC), FACT(FECT), FY
to do; to make
(easy, facile)
(difficult, confusing, hard)
LOQUI, LOQUT
to speak
(loquacious, talkative, elocution, articulation)
(quiet, restrained, silent)
MAGN
great
(magnificent, magnitude)
(bad, offensive, poor)
PLIC, PLICIT, PLEX (PLY)
to fold; to tangle
(imply, involved, intricate)
(easy, simple, clear)
RECT(I)
right; straight
(principle, direct)
(indirect, dishonest)
SACR (SECR) (ECR)
sacred; holy
(ritual, practice)
(desecrate, sacrilegious)
SPEC (SPIC), SPECT
to look
(cautious, discreet, watchful
(bold, careless, uncareful)
TURB
to disturb
(turbulence, violently)
(clam, quietness, stillness)
UND (OUND)
wave
(rise, fall, ripple, undulated)
(straighten, short)
VOL
to wish
(volition, will, choice)
(forced, unwilling)