11 terms

Graph root words

"graph" means writing. These are vocabulary words from that root.
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autobiography
writing about a person's life written by that person
autograph
the writing of one's own name
bibliography
the written list of all the books used in a report or book
biography
a book written about a person's life
cartography
mapmaking; the writing involved in making maps or charts
homograph
a word written the same way as another word but having a different meaning (e.g., bow--hair and bow--ship)
paragraph
a section of writing that has a topic and concluding sentence
phonograph
record player; a device that turns the writing on records into sound
photography
the use of light to record an image using a camera
seismograph
a device that writes down (records) the movements of the earth
graph root-word
writing