11 terms

5th Grade Roots Lesson 07

From the Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book 5
STUDY
PLAY
in
(Latin) not
inactive
adjective: not moving or active
informal
adjective: casual, relaxed, not formal
insignificant
adjective: not significant, unimportant, lacking power or value
insomnia
noun: an ongoing condition of being unable to fall or stay asleep
semi
(Latin) half or partly
semiannual
adjective: occurring in half a year, every six months
semicolon
noun: a punctuation mark that signals a break in a sentence, halfway between the full stop of a period and the short pause of a comma
semiconscious
adjective: half or partly awake, not fully conscious, in a daze
semiformal
adjective: requiring good clothes rather than play clothes
semiprecious
adjective: having only part of the value of a precious gemstone