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SAT Root Words 1

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a/an
not, without
ab/a
from, away, apart
ac/acr
sharp, sour
ad/a
to, towards
ali/altr
another
am/ami
love
ambi/amphi
both
ambl/ambul
walk
anim
mind, spirit, breath
ann/enn
year
ante/ant
before
anthrop
human
anti/ant
against, opposite
aud
hear
auto
self
belli/bell
war
bene/ben
good
bi
two
biblio
book
bio
life
burs
money, purse
cad/cas/cid
happen, fall
cap/cip
head
carn
flesh
cap/capt/cept/cip
take, hold, seize
ced/cess
yield, go
chrom
color
chron
time
cide
murder
circum
around
clin/cliv
slope
clud/clus/claus/clois
shut, close
co/com/con
with, together
cogn/gno
know
contra
against
corp
body
cosmo/cosm
world
crac/crat
rule, power
cred
trust, believe
cresc/cret
grow
culp
blame, fault
curr/curs
run
de
down, out, apart
dec
ten, tenth
demo, dem
people
di/diurn
day
dia
across
dic/dict
speak
dis/dif/di
not, apart, away
doc/doct
teach
dol
pain
duc/duct
lead
ego
self
en/em
in, into
err
wander
eu
well, good
ex/e
out, out of
fac/fit/fect/fy/fea
make, do
fal/fals
deceive
ferb
boil
fid
faith, trust
flu/flux
flow
fore
before
frac/frac
break
fus
pour
gen
birth, class, kin
grad/gress
step
graph/gram
writing
grat
pleasing
grav/griev
heavy
greg
crowd, flow
habit/hibit
have, hold
hap
by chance
helio/heli
sun
hetero
other
hol
whole
homo
same or man
hydr
water
hyper
too much, excess
hypo
too little, under
in/ig/il/im/ir
not
in/il/im/ir
in, on, into
inter
between, among
intra/intr
within
it/iter
between, among
ject/jet
throw
jour
day
jud
judge
junct/jug
join
jur
swear, law
lat
side
lav/lau/lu
wash
leg/lec/lex
read, speak
lev
light
liber
free
lig/lect
choose, gather
lig/li/ly
bind
ling/lang
tongue
liter
letter
lith
stone
loqu/loc/log
speech, thought
luc/lum
light
lud/lus
play
macro
great
mac/maj/mas/max
great
mal
bad
man
hand
mar
sea
mater/matr
nitger
medi
middle
mega
great
mem/men
remember
meter/metr/mens
measure