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Hadden English Book A Classical Roots Vocabulary
bilateral
bipartisan
bisect
duplex
1. Having two sides. adj.... 2. Made between two persons or grou…
Involving two political parties. adj.
To divide into two equal parts. tr. v.
A dwelling with two living units. n.
bilateral
1. Having two sides. adj.... 2. Made between two persons or grou…
bipartisan
Involving two political parties. adj.
77 terms
Classical Roots: Book A
monos (Greek)
unus (Latin)
duo (Latin)
duplex (Latin)
one
one
two
twofold
monos (Greek)
one
unus (Latin)
one
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Classical Roots book a
monos
tri, tres
pan
holos
one
three
all
whole
monos
one
tri, tres
three
21 terms
English book A chapter 11 and 12 vocabulary from classical roots
aberration
ambience
episode
erratic
...
...
...
...
aberration
...
ambience
...
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Classical Roots Book A Review
Pandemonium
Vaunt
Minutia
Satiate
n. uproar
v. To boast; to brag about.
n. a small or trivial detail.
v. to satisfy an appetite fully; to gratify to excess.
Pandemonium
n. uproar
Vaunt
v. To boast; to brag about.
Vocabulary for Classical Roots, Book A
monologue
monarch
monogram
monopoly
a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a group
a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, empe…
a design composed of letters, usually the first letter of a n…
exclusive control of the trade in some item or service; sole…
monologue
a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a group
monarch
a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, empe…
62 terms
Vocabulary for Classical Roots, Book A
monologue
monarch
monogram
monopoly
a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a group
a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, empe…
a design composed of letters, usually the first letter of a n…
exclusive control of the trade in some item or service; sole…
monologue
a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a group
monarch
a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, empe…
22 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lessons 3 & 4
pandemonium
panacea
omnipotent
omnipresent
Uproar
A cure-all for diseases or troubles.
Having unlimited power; all-powerful.
Present everywhere.
pandemonium
Uproar
panacea
A cure-all for diseases or troubles.
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Classical Roots Book A Lesson 1
monologue
monarch
monogram
monopoly
a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
a single ruler; large migratory American butterfly having dee…
a design composed of letters, usually the first letter of a n…
exclusive control or possession of something
monologue
a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
monarch
a single ruler; large migratory American butterfly having dee…
Classical Roots, Book A Lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
plentiful; in large amounts
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
a wealthy, influential person, especially in business
copious
plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
Vocabulary for Classical Roots Book A, Lesson 2
trilogy...
trisect ...
triumvirate
quadrant
(n.) A group of three literary or musical works that have a r…
(tr. v.) To divide into three parts.
(n.) A group of three, especially in authority....
1. (n.) A quarter of a circle or of its circumference.... 2. (n.…
trilogy...
(n.) A group of three literary or musical works that have a r…
trisect ...
(tr. v.) To divide into three parts.
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots, Book A, Lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
(adj) plentiful; in large amounts
(n) the universe.... (n) any great whole
(adj) noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
(n) wealthy, influential person, especially in business
copious
(adj) plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
(n) the universe.... (n) any great whole
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book A Roots
monos
unus
duo
duplex
one (<G)
one (<L)
two (<L)
twofold (<L)
monos
one (<G)
unus
one (<L)
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Classical Roots Book A Lesson 6
Magnanimous
Magnate
Magnitude
Magna Charta
generous and understanding and tolerant
a very wealthy or powerful businessman
the property of relative size or extent
the royal charter of political rights given to rebellious Eng…
Magnanimous
generous and understanding and tolerant
Magnate
a very wealthy or powerful businessman
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Classical Roots Book A Lesson 7
antebellum
antecedent
anterior
avant-garde
belonging to a period before a war especially the American Ci…
a preceding occurrence or cause or event
earlier in time
Ahead of the times, especially in the arts
antebellum
belonging to a period before a war especially the American Ci…
antecedent
a preceding occurrence or cause or event
12 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 1
monologue
monarch
monogram
monopoly
a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
a single ruler; large migratory American butterfly having dee…
a design composed of letters, usually the first letter of a n…
exclusive control or possession of something
monologue
a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
monarch
a single ruler; large migratory American butterfly having dee…
11 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 2
bicentennial
centenary
centigrade
decathlon
of or relating to or completing a period of 200 years; a 200t…
Pertaining to a 100-year period
referring to a thermometer scale of 100 degrees where water f…
an athletic contest consisting of ten different events
bicentennial
of or relating to or completing a period of 200 years; a 200t…
centenary
Pertaining to a 100-year period
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 14
Salio, Salire, Salui, Saltum
assail
desultory
exult
<L. "to jump," "to leap"
1.To attack violently; to assault... 2.To attack with words; to…
1. Jumping from one thing to another; rambling... 2. Haphazard…
To rejoice greatly; to be triumphant
Salio, Salire, Salui, Saltum
<L. "to jump," "to leap"
assail
1.To attack violently; to assault... 2.To attack with words; to…
15 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 2
TRI, TRES
trilogy
trisect
triumvirate
three
- a group of 3 literary or musical works that have a related…
- to divide into 3 parts
- a group of 3, especially in authority ... - Mrs. Mikes, Mrs. F…
TRI, TRES
three
trilogy
- a group of 3 literary or musical works that have a related…
308 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book A: Whole Book Review
E pluribus unum.
MONOS <G
monologue
LOGOS <G
One from many; motto of the United States of America
one
(n) A long speech made by one performer or by one person in a…
word, speech
E pluribus unum.
One from many; motto of the United States of America
MONOS <G
one
308 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book A: Whole Book Review
E pluribus unum.
MONOS <G
monologue
LOGOS <G
One from many; motto of the United States of America
one
(n) A long speech made by one performer or by one person in a…
word, speech
E pluribus unum.
One from many; motto of the United States of America
MONOS <G
one
15 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 12
itinerant
itinerary
advent
Advent
1. Traveling from place to place, especially to perform some…
1. A route of travel... 2. A plan or record of a journey
Arrival or coming into being
(capitalized) The period beginning four weeks before Christma…
itinerant
1. Traveling from place to place, especially to perform some…
itinerary
1. A route of travel... 2. A plan or record of a journey
11 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 13
accelerate
celerity
concur
discourse
To cause faster movement; to go faster
Swiftness; quickness; speed
1. To agree; to cooperate ... 2. To coincide; to happen simultan…
1. Conversation... 2. A formal discussion of a subject in speech…
accelerate
To cause faster movement; to go faster
celerity
Swiftness; quickness; speed
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Classical Roots (Book A) Lessons 1-2
monologue
monarch
monogram
monopoly
n. a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a…
n. a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, e…
n. a design composed of letters, usually the first letter of…
n. exclusive control of the trade in some item or service... n.…
monologue
n. a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a…
monarch
n. a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, e…
15 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 2
TRI, TRES
trilogy
trisect
triumvirate
three
- a group of 3 literary or musical works that have a related…
- to divide into 3 parts
- a group of 3, especially in authority ... - Mrs. Mikes, Mrs. F…
TRI, TRES
three
trilogy
- a group of 3 literary or musical works that have a related…
14 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 10
CRESCO, CRESCERE, CREVI, CRETUM
accrue
crescendo
excrescence
Latin Root - "to grow," "to increase"
To come as a natural increase or advantage.
A gradual increase in sound, often referring to music.
Abnormal growth or outgrowth.
CRESCO, CRESCERE, CREVI, CRETUM
Latin Root - "to grow," "to increase"
accrue
To come as a natural increase or advantage.
11 terms
Classical Roots book A lesson 7
antebellum
antecedent
anterior
avant garde
adj.belonging to a period before a war especially the America…
1.n.a thing or event that precedes... 2.The word that a pronoun…
adj.coming before in position or time
adj. ahead of the times, especially in the arts... n. a group th…
antebellum
adj.belonging to a period before a war especially the America…
antecedent
1.n.a thing or event that precedes... 2.The word that a pronoun…
11 terms
Classical Roots book A lesson 7
antebellum
antecedent
anterior
avant garde
adj.belonging to a period before a war especially the America…
1.n.a thing or event that precedes... 2.The word that a pronoun…
adj.coming before in position or time
adj. ahead of the times, especially in the arts... n. a group th…
antebellum
adj.belonging to a period before a war especially the America…
antecedent
1.n.a thing or event that precedes... 2.The word that a pronoun…
19 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lessons 7&8
antebellum
antecedent
anterior
avant-garde
belonging to a period before a war especially the American Ci…
1. a thing or event that precedes... 2. (grammar) The noun to wh…
coming before in position or time
1. ahead of times, especially in the arts... 2. a group that is…
antebellum
belonging to a period before a war especially the American Ci…
antecedent
1. a thing or event that precedes... 2. (grammar) The noun to wh…
27 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 3
PAN
pandamonium
panacea
OMNIS
(<G.) "all"
uproar
a cure-all; a remedy for all diseases
(<L.) "all"
PAN
(<G.) "all"
pandamonium
uproar
308 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots Book A: Whole Book Review
E pluribus unum.
MONOS <G
monologue
LOGOS <G
One from many; motto of the United States of America
one
(n) A long speech made by one performer or by one person in a…
word, speech
E pluribus unum.
One from many; motto of the United States of America
MONOS <G
one
8 terms
Classical Roots, Book A Lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
plentiful; in large amounts
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
a wealthy, influential person, especially in business
copious
plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
56 terms
Vocabulary From Classical Roots (Book A) Lessons 1-2
monologue
monarch
monogram
monopoly
n. a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a…
n. a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, e…
n. a design composed of letters, usually the first letter of…
n. exclusive control of the trade in some item or service... n.…
monologue
n. a long speech made by one performer or by one person in a…
monarch
n. a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, e…
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Classical Roots Vocabulary 1-9 book A
bilateral
bipartisan
monopoly
unanimous
having two sides; made between two persons or groups
involving two political parties
exclusive control of the trade in some item or service
being in complete agreement
bilateral
having two sides; made between two persons or groups
bipartisan
involving two political parties
11 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lessons 9
artifact
artifice
artless
artisan
An object made by human beings; often refers to a primitive t…
Craftiness; trickery... Cleverness; skill
(Of persons) without deceit or cunning; natural; simple... Crude…
a skilled craftsperson
artifact
An object made by human beings; often refers to a primitive t…
artifice
Craftiness; trickery... Cleverness; skill
22 terms
Classical Roots book A 3&4
Pandemonium
Panacea
Omnipotent
Omnipresent
uproar
a cure-all for diseases or trobles
having unlimited power
present everywhere
Pandemonium
uproar
Panacea
a cure-all for diseases or trobles
12 terms
Classical Roots book A lesson 7
antebellum
antecedent (regular)
anterior
avant garde
adj.belonging to a period before a war especially the America…
1.n.a thing or event that precedes
adj.coming before in position or time
adj. ahead of the times, especially in the arts... n. a group th…
antebellum
adj.belonging to a period before a war especially the America…
antecedent (regular)
1.n.a thing or event that precedes
Classical Roots - Book A - Lesson 13
accelerate
celerity
concur
discourse
1. (tr. and intr. Verb) To cause faster movement; to go faste…
1. (n.) Swiftness; quickness; speed.
1. (intr. verb) to agree; to cooperate.... 2. (To coincide; to h…
1. (noun) Conversation.... 2. (noun) A formal discussion of a su…
accelerate
1. (tr. and intr. Verb) To cause faster movement; to go faste…
celerity
1. (n.) Swiftness; quickness; speed.
Classical Roots - Book A - Lesson 14
assail
desultory
exult
resilient
1. (tr. verb) To attack violently; to assault.... 2. To attack w…
1. (adjective) Jumping from one thing to another; rambling.... 2…
1. (intr. verb) To rejoice greatly; to be triumphant. ... (adje…
1. (adjective) Capable of returning to the original shape aft…
assail
1. (tr. verb) To attack violently; to assault.... 2. To attack w…
desultory
1. (adjective) Jumping from one thing to another; rambling.... 2…
19 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lessons 7 and 8
antebellum
antecedent
anterior
avant-garde
Of a period before a war, especially the American Civil War
1. A thing or event that precedes 2. The noun to which a pron…
Coming before in position or time
Ahead of the times, especially in the arts
antebellum
Of a period before a war, especially the American Civil War
antecedent
1. A thing or event that precedes 2. The noun to which a pron…
Vocabulary From Classical Roots Book A Lesson 10
CRESCO, CRESCERE, CREVI, CRETUM
accrue
crescendo
excrescence
<L "to grow" "to increase"
to come as a natural increase or advantage
a gradual increase in sound, often referring to music
abnormal growth or outgrowth
CRESCO, CRESCERE, CREVI, CRETUM
<L "to grow" "to increase"
accrue
to come as a natural increase or advantage
19 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lessons 15 and 16
apiary
aviary
bovine
canine
Place where bees are kept.
A house, enclosure, or large cage for birds.
Having the quality of a cow or ox; sluggish, dull.
Member of the family of dogs; pertaining to the family of dog…
apiary
Place where bees are kept.
aviary
A house, enclosure, or large cage for birds.
10 terms
Classical Roots Book A- Lesson 16
feline
leonine
lionize
piscine
n. a member of the family of cats, lions, tigers, and jaguars
adj. pertaining to a lion; having characteristics of a lion,…
v. to regard or treat a person as a celebrity
adj. typical of fish
feline
n. a member of the family of cats, lions, tigers, and jaguars
leonine
adj. pertaining to a lion; having characteristics of a lion,…
22 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 9 and 10
Artifact
Artifice
Artless
Artisan
n. An object made by human beings; often refers to a primitiv…
n. 1) Craftiness; trickery.... 2) Cleverness; skill.
adj. 1) Without deceit or cunning; natural; simple.... 2) Crude…
n. A skilled craftsperson.
Artifact
n. An object made by human beings; often refers to a primitiv…
Artifice
n. 1) Craftiness; trickery.... 2) Cleverness; skill.
29 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lesson 5&6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
makros
Plentiful; in large amounts
1. The universe.... 2. Any great whole.
Noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty.
large
copious
Plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
1. The universe.... 2. Any great whole.
8 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots, Book A, Lesson 8
premier
primate
prime
primeval
(adj.) First in time or importance.... (n.) A prime minister or…
(n.) 1- An archbishop or bishop who ranks highest among other…
1. (n.) First in rank, excellence, quality, importance, or ti…
(adj.) belonging to the first ages; ancient.
premier
(adj.) First in time or importance.... (n.) A prime minister or…
primate
(n.) 1- An archbishop or bishop who ranks highest among other…
11 terms
Vocabulary From Classical Roots, Book A, Lesson 7
antebellum
antecedent
anterior
avant-garde
adj. Of a period before a war, especially the American Civil…
n. 1. A thing or event that precedes.... (grammar) The noun to…
adj. Coming before in position or time.
adj. 1. Ahead of the times, especially in the arts.... n. 2. A…
antebellum
adj. Of a period before a war, especially the American Civil…
antecedent
n. 1. A thing or event that precedes.... (grammar) The noun to…
11 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots, Book A, Lesson 9
artifact
artifice
artless
artisan
(n) an object made by human beings often refers to a primitiv…
(n) 1. craftiness; trickery... 2. cleverness; skill
(adj) 1. without deceit or cunning; natural; simple;... 2. crude…
(n) a skilled craftsperson
artifact
(n) an object made by human beings often refers to a primitiv…
artifice
(n) 1. craftiness; trickery... 2. cleverness; skill
11 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots, Book A, Lesson 10
accrue
crescendo
excrescence
beneficence
(intr v) to come as a natural increase or advantage
(n) a gradual increase in sound, often referring to music
(n) abnormal growth or outgrowth
(n) doing good or causing good to be done; kindly action
accrue
(intr v) to come as a natural increase or advantage
crescendo
(n) a gradual increase in sound, often referring to music
22 terms
Classical Roots Book A Lessons 9 and 10
artifact
artifice
artless
artisan
An object made by human beings; often refers to a primitive t…
Craftiness; trickery... Cleverness; skill
(Of persons) without deceit or cunning; natural; simple... Crude…
a skilled craftsperson
artifact
An object made by human beings; often refers to a primitive t…
artifice
Craftiness; trickery... Cleverness; skill
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