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GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
conducive
deduce
evince
impetuous
adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
v. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
v. To establish; to reflect the truth of
adj. Acting passionately and without forethought
conducive
adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
deduce
v. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
18 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
discomfit
edification
malfeasance
feasible
v. To embarrass and confuse
n. Improvement or enlightenment
n. Misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
adj. Capable of being accomplished
discomfit
v. To embarrass and confuse
edification
n. Improvement or enlightenment
17 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
cogent
exigent
assay
intransigent
adj. Strong and to the point; convincing
adj. Urgent; pressing
v. To test, analyze
adj. Refusing to compromise
cogent
adj. Strong and to the point; convincing
exigent
adj. Urgent; pressing
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GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
discomfit
edification
malfeasance
feasible
v. To embarrass and confuse
n. Improvement or enlightenment
n. Misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
adj. Capable of being accomplished
discomfit
v. To embarrass and confuse
edification
n. Improvement or enlightenment
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
lucid
adj. tending to grow or move towards light
adj. Giving off light without heat
adj. Attractive in pictures or photographs
adj. Easy to understand; clear
phototropic
adj. tending to grow or move towards light
phosphorescent
adj. Giving off light without heat
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
conducive
deduce
evince
impetuous
adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
v. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
v. To establish; to reflect the truth of
adj. Acting passionately and without forethought
conducive
adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
deduce
v. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
conducive
deduce
evince
impetuous
adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
v. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
v. To establish; to reflect the truth of
adj. Acting passionately and without forethought
conducive
adj. Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
deduce
v. To draw a conclusion from fact; to infer
14 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
discomfit
edification
malfeasance
feasible
v. To embarrass and confuse
n. Improvement or enlightenment
n. Misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
adj. Capable of being accomplished
discomfit
v. To embarrass and confuse
edification
n. Improvement or enlightenment
24 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin & Greek Roots - Unit 1 - Applying the Meanings
phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
lucid
Because they are ___________, daisies always grow towards the…
Harvey stuck ____________ stars on his ceiling so that it wou…
Lucy was so _________ that total strangers often asked to tak…
Sophie's explanation of quantum physics was so ______ that I…
phototropic
Because they are ___________, daisies always grow towards the…
phosphorescent
Harvey stuck ____________ stars on his ceiling so that it wou…
93 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1-8
importune
importunate
rapport
insufferable
v. To urge or beg without end
adj. Extremely demanding; insistent
n. a positive relationship
adj. Impossible to bear; intolerable
importune
v. To urge or beg without end
importunate
adj. Extremely demanding; insistent
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1
phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
lucid
adj. tending to grow or move towards light
adj. Giving off light without heat
adj. Attractive in pictures or photographs
adj. Easy to understand; clear
phototropic
adj. tending to grow or move towards light
phosphorescent
adj. Giving off light without heat
188 terms
Combo with "GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1" and 16 others
discomfit
edification
malfeasance
feasible
v. To embarrass and confuse
n. Improvement or enlightenment
n. Misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
adj. Capable of being accomplished
discomfit
v. To embarrass and confuse
edification
n. Improvement or enlightenment
10 terms
English Unit 1: Greek and Latin Roots Words
acer, acid, acri... (acidity, acrid)
acu... (acute, accurate)
ag, agi, ig, act... (agenda, agitate, act…
ali, allo, alter... (alias, ailbi, altera…
bitter, sour, sharp
sharp
do, move, go
other
acer, acid, acri... (acidity, acrid)
bitter, sour, sharp
acu... (acute, accurate)
sharp
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
abject
compel
conjecture
dejected
adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched
v. To force or strongly persuade; coerce
n. A guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence
adj. Downcast or sad; depressed
abject
adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched
compel
v. To force or strongly persuade; coerce
14 terms
Language Arts - Greek and Latin Roots Unit 1 Vocab
ERG, URG
Surgical
Energetic
Ergonomic
Greek ERON, to "work"
Adjective: Very precise; clear and accurate.
Adjective: Active and lively.
Adjective: Intended to decrease discomfort and maximize work.
ERG, URG
Greek ERON, to "work"
Surgical
Adjective: Very precise; clear and accurate.
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 2
degenerate
engender
genre
cognate
n. A corrupt wrongdoer
v. To bring about; to produce
n. A kind or type of art
adj. Related to or coming from the same source
degenerate
n. A corrupt wrongdoer
engender
v. To bring about; to produce
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots- Unit 6
somnolent
soporific
sopor
languid
adj. Drowsy; sleepy, somnia
adj. Causing sleep or fatigue
n. Sleep; drowsiness
adj. Lacking energy; weak
somnolent
adj. Drowsy; sleepy, somnia
soporific
adj. Causing sleep or fatigue
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
constructive
construe
destitute
expound
adj. Having a positive effect; helpful
v. To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
adj. Having no money; poor
v. To explain or discuss in detail
constructive
adj. Having a positive effect; helpful
construe
v. To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
15 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
apparition
aspect
diaphanous
envisage
n. An unreal figure; a ghost
n. A part that can be considered or viewed
adj. Lightweight and transparent
v. To imagine, to conceive of
apparition
n. An unreal figure; a ghost
aspect
n. A part that can be considered or viewed
14 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
abscond
recondite
cryptic
apocryphal
v. to leave in a hurry, especially to escape the law
adj. difficult to understand; hidden from understanding
adj. hard to understand; having a secret meaning
adj. coming from an unreliable source; untrue
abscond
v. to leave in a hurry, especially to escape the law
recondite
adj. difficult to understand; hidden from understanding
16 terms
Unit 1 - Latin and Greek Root Words (English)
VINC/VICT... (Latin: VINCERE, VICTUM)
Invincible (adj)
Provincial (adj)
Evince (v)
To conquer
Unable to be conquered, invulnerable
Limited in knowledge of the world, narrow-minded
To establish, to reflect the truth of
VINC/VICT... (Latin: VINCERE, VICTUM)
To conquer
Invincible (adj)
Unable to be conquered, invulnerable
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GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
adherent
diffuse
diligent
dissolute
n. A follower of a person or idea
adj. Not concerntrated or focused; wordy
adj. Hard-working and careful
adj. Devoted to sensual pleasure; lacking in moral restraint
adherent
n. A follower of a person or idea
diffuse
adj. Not concerntrated or focused; wordy
20 terms
Mrs. Miller-English 9-Greek and Latin Roots Unit 1
Latin root for "mother"
Latin root for "water"
Greek root for "birth" or "race"
Greek root for "life"
mater
aqua
gen
bio
Latin root for "mother"
mater
Latin root for "water"
aqua
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GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 2
anatomy
compunction
concise
dichotomy
n. The structure or parts, taken as a whole
n. Felling of regret or remorse
adj. Brief and straightforward
n. Two opposite parts of one whole
anatomy
n. The structure or parts, taken as a whole
compunction
n. Felling of regret or remorse
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
peccadillo
impeccable
peccant
pejorative
n. A small sin or fault
adj. Having no flaws
adj. Violating a moral law; sinful
adj. Negative and critical ; insulting
peccadillo
n. A small sin or fault
impeccable
adj. Having no flaws
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GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 2
stanch
staunch
extant
restive
v. To stop the flow of
adj. Firm and steadfast
adj. Still in existence; not destroyed
adj. 1. Resisting authority; difficult to control; 2. Restles…
stanch
v. To stop the flow of
staunch
adj. Firm and steadfast
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GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
pastoral
repast
aggregate
egregious
adj. Having to do with the country
n. A meal; food and drink for a meal
adj. Gathered into a whole ; total
adj. Standing out sharply as wrong or bad
pastoral
adj. Having to do with the country
repast
n. A meal; food and drink for a meal
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
fortuitous
fortuity
auspices
auspicious
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
n. Chance or accident
n. Protection or support; spices protect food
adj. Followed by favorable circumstances
fortuitous
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
fortuity
n. Chance or accident
15 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
comportment
confer
defer
deference
n. Manner in which one acts or behaves
v. 1. To discuss something with someone else; consult; 2. To…
v. 1. To put aside until later; 2. To yield respectfully
n. Act or practice of yielding to another
comportment
n. Manner in which one acts or behaves
confer
v. 1. To discuss something with someone else; consult; 2. To…
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
importune
importunate
rapport
insufferable
v. To urge or beg without end
adj. Extremely demanding; insistent
n. a positive relationship
adj. Impossible to bear; intolerable
importune
v. To urge or beg without end
importunate
adj. Extremely demanding; insistent
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
vehement
inveigh
surmise
demise
adj. Strongly emotional; fierce and passionate
v. To attack strongly in words; to talk or write bitterly aga…
v. To draw a conclusion based on little or no information; to…
n. The end of existence; death
vehement
adj. Strongly emotional; fierce and passionate
inveigh
v. To attack strongly in words; to talk or write bitterly aga…
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
jocose
jocular
festoon
fete
adj. Cheerful; merry,
adj. Characterized by joking aka y so gravity?
v. To drape or adorn festively
v. To honor with a banquet or feast
jocose
adj. Cheerful; merry,
jocular
adj. Characterized by joking aka y so gravity?
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
complacent
docile
doctrine
gratuitous
adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
n. That which is taught; body of beliefs or ideas
adj. Unnecessary or unwanted
complacent
adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
docile
adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
verdure
verdant
viridity
candid
n. Greenery; fresh and ripe vegetation
adj. Green; lush with vegetation
n. Lack of experience; innocence
adj. Open and sincere
verdure
n. Greenery; fresh and ripe vegetation
verdant
adj. Green; lush with vegetation
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
adverse
convoluted
deflect
extort
adj. Not helpful; harmful
adj. Having too many twists and turns; overly complicated
v. To cause to turn aside or astray
v. To wrongly or illegally force someone to comply with a dem…
adverse
adj. Not helpful; harmful
convoluted
adj. Having too many twists and turns; overly complicated
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
approbation
culpable
culprit
decriminalize
n. Praise or approval
adj. Deserving blame
n. One responsible for a crime
v. To do away with legal penalties for
approbation
n. Praise or approval
culpable
adj. Deserving blame
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
monotonous
mononsyllabic
monotone
divulge
adj. unvarying; lacking in variety
adj. having only one syllable
n. sameness of sound, style, manner, or color
v. to make public
monotonous
adj. unvarying; lacking in variety
mononsyllabic
adj. having only one syllable
16 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
psyche
psychosomatic
psychotic
pusillanimous
n. the mind, especially as the center of a person's being
adj. having an effect on the body, but mental or emotional in…
adj. having severe mental illness to the point of disconnecti…
adj. timid or cowardly; not brave
psyche
n. the mind, especially as the center of a person's being
psychosomatic
adj. having an effect on the body, but mental or emotional in…
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
discursive
concur
succor
obsequious
adj. Wandering from one topic to another
v. To agree in an opinion or decision
n. Badly needed help; aid
adj. Too willing to serve or obey
discursive
adj. Wandering from one topic to another
concur
v. To agree in an opinion or decision
16 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
moratorium
demure
demur
extemporaneous
n. a formal delay; a suspension
adj. modest and shy
v. to express unwillingness to do something; to object
adj. done without planning; improvised
moratorium
n. a formal delay; a suspension
demure
adj. modest and shy
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
totalitarian
totality
holistic
catholic
adj. having to do with a government in which one person, grou…
n. completeness
adj. concerning the whole rather than the parts
adj. covering a broad range; universal
totalitarian
adj. having to do with a government in which one person, grou…
totality
n. completeness
17 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
confide
credence
credible
credulity
v. To trust (another) with information or a secret
n. Trust or believe
adj. Able to be trusted in or believed
n. Tendency to believe things too quickly or easily
confide
v. To trust (another) with information or a secret
credence
n. Trust or believe
15 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
legacy
delegate
agenda
proactive
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
n. Plan of action; purpose
adj. Seeking to solve a problem before it occurs
legacy
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
delegate
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
misinformation
reform
formative
inept
n. Untrue or wrong information
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
adj. Occurring at the time of most influence
adj. Unskilled; clumsy
misinformation
n. Untrue or wrong information
reform
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 10
artifice
artless
inert
icon
n. clever trickery; deception
adj. without strategy or deceit; naive
adj. not having power to move; slow to act
n. an image that best represents something; a symbol
artifice
n. clever trickery; deception
artless
adj. without strategy or deceit; naive
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GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 15
detrimental
contrite
trite
detritus
adj. causing damage or harm; injurious
adj. feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
adj. boring because of overuse or repetition
n. debris; junk
detrimental
adj. causing damage or harm; injurious
contrite
adj. feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
incendiary
incense
inflammatory
flamboyant
adj. inflaming; provoking heat or anger
n. to infuriate; to make passionately angry
adj. arousing anger or strong emotion
adj. intended to attract attention; showy
incendiary
adj. inflaming; provoking heat or anger
incense
n. to infuriate; to make passionately angry
13 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 12
sedition
ambiance
circuitous
transitory
n. act or practice aimed at undermining authority, rebellion
n. environment surrounding; atmosphere
adj. roundabout or lengthy
adj. short-lived or temporary
sedition
n. act or practice aimed at undermining authority, rebellion
ambiance
n. environment surrounding; atmosphere
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
assertion
exertion
dissertation
disconcert
n. something declared or stated positively
n. the use of power and of strength
n. a formal and long paper, written for a degree at a univers…
v. to upset and confuse
assertion
n. something declared or stated positively
exertion
n. the use of power and of strength
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
semantic
semiotic
paradigm
phraseology
adj. having to do with the meaning of words or language
adj. of or relating to signs or symbols
n. a pattern or model
n. the way in which something is expressed
semantic
adj. having to do with the meaning of words or language
semiotic
adj. of or relating to signs or symbols
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