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English 1: classical roots vocab unit 3
Excerpt ... (N/V)
Exhilarate... (V)
Exonerate ... (V)
Exorbitant ... (ADJ)
A passage selected from a book, play, piece of music, ect.... t…
To cheer; to stimulate; to enliven
To free from blame... To relieve of a task
Excessive
Excerpt ... (N/V)
A passage selected from a book, play, piece of music, ect.... t…
Exhilarate... (V)
To cheer; to stimulate; to enliven
40 terms
English Finals- Classical Roots
Fete
Festoon
Suave
Assauge
n; a party or festival, especially one held outdoors ... v.; to…
n; a decorative chain of flowers, leaves, or ribbons hung in…
adj.; smooth in social manner
v.; to soothe; to make less severe; to satisfy
Fete
n; a party or festival, especially one held outdoors ... v.; to…
Festoon
n; a decorative chain of flowers, leaves, or ribbons hung in…
English Classical Roots Suffixs
-ee
-or
-ible
-ive
One Who
One Who
Able to
Having the nature of
-ee
One Who
-or
One Who
10 terms
English classical roots
Contradict
Addictive
Dictator
Avocation
To speak against, to say opposite of.
Habit-Forming, easy to say "yes" to.
A person who commands or rules with total authority.
A hobby or pastime that you enjoy doing in your spare time.
Contradict
To speak against, to say opposite of.
Addictive
Habit-Forming, easy to say "yes" to.
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English Final/Classical Roots
misanthrope
genteel
heterogeneous
homogeneous
a person who hates all people
well-mannered; refined; polite
having parts that are unrelated or completely different
of the same kind or sort
misanthrope
a person who hates all people
genteel
well-mannered; refined; polite
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English classical roots final
credence
creditable
credulous
creed
belief; acceptance as true
deserving praise
believing too easily; gullible
a statement of belief or principle
credence
belief; acceptance as true
creditable
deserving praise
Final English-Classical Roots
monarch
monogram
unanimous
bilateral
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…
being in complete agreement;
having two sides; made between two persons or groups
monarch
a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen, empe…
monogram
a design composed of letters, usually the first letter of a n…
10 terms
Classical Roots English
antisocial
association
dissociate
society
adj. 1. Unfriendly; not enjoying the company of others.... 2. H…
n. 1. A club, society, or organization of people with similar…
v. To break the ties between, separate from, stop associating…
n. 1. People, human beings living and working as a group or a…
antisocial
adj. 1. Unfriendly; not enjoying the company of others.... 2. H…
association
n. 1. A club, society, or organization of people with similar…
13 terms
English classical roots
APO,APERE,EPI, APTUM
Aptitude
Inept
JUNGO,JUNGERE, JUNXI,JUNCTUM
To fasten to attach
A natural talent or ability quickness in learning
Without skill ... Inappropriate or out of place
To join
APO,APERE,EPI, APTUM
To fasten to attach
Aptitude
A natural talent or ability quickness in learning
20 terms
English Vocab Classical Roots
humane
inhumane
humanism
humanities
...
...
...
...
humane
...
inhumane
...
English Classical Roots
MIKROS
microbe
microcosm
MINUO
small
an organism invisible to the naked eye, especially one that c…
a miniature world, something that resembles something else on…
to lessen
MIKROS
small
microbe
an organism invisible to the naked eye, especially one that c…
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English Classical Roots
Antisocial
Association
Dissociate
Society
adj. Unfriendly; not enjoying the company of others. Harmful…
n. A club, society, or organization of people with similar in…
v. To break the ties between, separate from, stop associating…
n. People, human beings living and working as a group or a co…
Antisocial
adj. Unfriendly; not enjoying the company of others. Harmful…
Association
n. A club, society, or organization of people with similar in…
22 terms
English Classical Roots #13
Cosmopolitan
Metropolitan
Policy
Politician
1. adj. Representative of many countries.... 2. At home anywher…
1. adj. Having to do with a city and its surrounding communit…
1. n. A plan for action, a governing.
1. n. A person who is running for, or serving in, political o…
Cosmopolitan
1. adj. Representative of many countries.... 2. At home anywher…
Metropolitan
1. adj. Having to do with a city and its surrounding communit…
21 terms
English Classical Roots
Humane
Inhumane
Humanism, humanist
Humanities
compassionate and kind towards others
cruel towards others
a philosophy in which interests and values of human beings ar…
Branches of knowledge concerned with human beings and their c…
Humane
compassionate and kind towards others
Inhumane
cruel towards others
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English: Classical Roots #3
-Cit-
-Dorm-
-Endo-
-Fide-
Call,start (incite, citation)
Sleep (dormant, dormin)
Within (endorse, endorsement)
Faith,trust (confident, confidentially)
-Cit-
Call,start (incite, citation)
-Dorm-
Sleep (dormant, dormin)
15 terms
Classical Roots 2 English
Genealogy
Genocide
Genre
Genteel
record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
Deliberate extermination of a racial or cultural group
A category or type of literature (or of art, music, etc.) cha…
refined; polite; aristocratic; affecting refinement
Genealogy
record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
Genocide
Deliberate extermination of a racial or cultural group
15 terms
English classical roots
Interloper
Internecine
Interpolate
Interregnum
Intrudes by meddling or trespassing on rights of others
Very destructive to both sides
To insert or add something between other parts in a text
A period of time when a state is without a ruler or has provi…
Interloper
Intrudes by meddling or trespassing on rights of others
Internecine
Very destructive to both sides
15 terms
Classical English roots
Interloper
Internecine
Interpolate
Interregnum
One who intrudes, medddling or treapassing by the rights of o…
Very destructive to both sides in a conflict
To insert or add something between other parts
Any period of time when a state is without a ruler or has a p…
Interloper
One who intrudes, medddling or treapassing by the rights of o…
Internecine
Very destructive to both sides in a conflict
English Vocab (classical roots)
anachronism
annals
biennial
chronicle
something or someone out of place for the time period
a historical record or a periodical journal or an annual report
lasting 2 years or happening every 2 years
a continuous record of historical events in order of their oc…
anachronism
something or someone out of place for the time period
annals
a historical record or a periodical journal or an annual report
English Classical Roots 11
ad hoc
admonish
assimilate
olfactory
adj. For a specific purpose or situation
tr. v. 1. To scold gently but firmly ... 2. To caution; to warn
v. 1. To take in and to make part of the body; to digest... 2. T…
adj. Pertaining to sense of smell
ad hoc
adj. For a specific purpose or situation
admonish
tr. v. 1. To scold gently but firmly ... 2. To caution; to warn
24 terms
english classical roots
acerbic
acrid
exacerbate
acer
sour or bitter in taste; harsh or sharp in speech, manner, or…
bitterly pungent or harsh in taste or smell; sharply stinging
to increase the severity of something; to intensify irritatio…
sharp
acerbic
sour or bitter in taste; harsh or sharp in speech, manner, or…
acrid
bitterly pungent or harsh in taste or smell; sharply stinging
English Classical roots
avocation
vocal
vocalist
vocation
A pastime or hobby; a profession practiced with enjoyment
Connected with speaking or with the voice.
Singer.
A job; a calling or inclination toward a type of work or serv…
avocation
A pastime or hobby; a profession practiced with enjoyment
vocal
Connected with speaking or with the voice.
20 terms
English Grammar Classical Roots
Monograph
Monosyllable
Monotone
Unison
A special symbol that you would have
A word consisting of only one syllable
A single tone without harmony or variation in pitch
Two or more tones in pitch
Monograph
A special symbol that you would have
Monosyllable
A word consisting of only one syllable
English Classical Roots
Credo, Credere, Credidi, Creditum
accredit
credence
creditable
to believe
to authorize, to certify, to believe
Belief, acceptance as true
deserving praise
Credo, Credere, Credidi, Creditum
to believe
accredit
to authorize, to certify, to believe
English Vocab (classical roots)
accredit... verb
credence... noun
creditable... adjective
credulous ... adj
to authorize, certify, or believe
belief, acceptance as truth
deserving praise
believing too easily , gullible
accredit... verb
to authorize, certify, or believe
credence... noun
belief, acceptance as truth
12 terms
English - Classical Roots
Humanus
Anthropos
Homi- Homin-
Vir
L. Human being
G. Human being, man
L. Human being
L. Man
Humanus
L. Human being
Anthropos
G. Human being, man
English classical roots Latin roots
Ex
Pono ponere posui positum
Extra
Medius
<L.From ... Out of
<L.To place ... To put
<L.On the outside
<L.Middle
Ex
<L.From ... Out of
Pono ponere posui positum
<L.To place ... To put
English Flocab and Classical Roots
contrast
contrary
contradictory
vertebrate
v. Find differences
adj. Inclined to oppose and be stubborn, opposite.
Inclined to say the opposite or deny; inconsistent.
n. An animal w/ a spine or a backbone
contrast
v. Find differences
contrary
adj. Inclined to oppose and be stubborn, opposite.
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Classical Roots (English Final)
Misanthrope
Genteel
Heterogeneous
Homogenous
a person who hates all people
well mannered; refined; polite
having parts unrelated or completely different
of the same sort or kind, composed of parts that are alike
Misanthrope
a person who hates all people
Genteel
well mannered; refined; polite
English Vocab. classical roots
Monos
Unus
Dou
Douplex
One
One
Two
Twofold
Monos
One
Unus
One
Classical Roots English Midterm
Humanus
Logos/ Ology
Vir
Gyne
Human
Study of
Manly
Women
Humanus
Human
Logos/ Ology
Study of
40 terms
English Classical Roots Final
assuage
festoon
fete
jocular
make less severe, to soothe and satisfy
decorative chain of flowers, ribbons, leaves etc. hung in a c…
a party or festival (usually outside)
joking, avoiding seriousness
assuage
make less severe, to soothe and satisfy
festoon
decorative chain of flowers, ribbons, leaves etc. hung in a c…
English Classic Roots Prefixes
dis-
aque - aqua-
ab-
con-
Apart/In different directions
Water
Away from
Together/With
dis-
Apart/In different directions
aque - aqua-
Water
Classical Roots English Lesson #5
Postscript
Prescription
Scribe
Script
n. A note added after ending a letter (often abbreviated PS).
n. A order for medicine or other treatment written by a doctor.
n. Before the invention of printing, a person who wrote books…
n. 1. The text of a play, movie, or broadcast.... 2. Handwriting
Postscript
n. A note added after ending a letter (often abbreviated PS).
Prescription
n. A order for medicine or other treatment written by a doctor.
93 terms
classical roots english final
Acclamation
acronym
agnostic
alliteration
1. applause, enthusiastic approval 2. an oral vote, especiall…
a word made up of the initials of other words
adj. believing that the existence of God cannot be proven or…
Repetition of consonant sounds
Acclamation
1. applause, enthusiastic approval 2. an oral vote, especiall…
acronym
a word made up of the initials of other words
English Lesson #2 Classical Roots
avocation
vocal
vocalist
vocation
n. A pastime or hobby; a profession practiced with enjoyment.
adj. Connected with speaking or with the voice.... adj. Express…
n. Singer.
n. A job; a calling or inclination toward a type of work or s…
avocation
n. A pastime or hobby; a profession practiced with enjoyment.
vocal
adj. Connected with speaking or with the voice.... adj. Express…
Classical Roots Lesson #1 English
envision
revise
supervise
visible
V. To imagine to form a picture in the mind of something that…
V. To look back and change to correct and improve
V. to direct or oversee to look after and take care of.
adj. Able to be seen or perceived
envision
V. To imagine to form a picture in the mind of something that…
revise
V. To look back and change to correct and improve
21 terms
English Vocabulary~Classical Roots.
Contend
Defer
Dilatory
Elation
To engage in a quarrel, struggle, or rivalry.
To postpone or delay.
Tending to delay or postpone.
Excited feelings of pride, triumph, or happiness.
Contend
To engage in a quarrel, struggle, or rivalry.
Defer
To postpone or delay.
10 terms
english classical roots lesson 10
divert
reverse
versatile
version
to turn aside in another direction{vers/vert}
causing movement backward{vers/vert}
talented not limited ability to turn from one thing to anothe…
a way of presenting a point of view{vers/vert}
divert
to turn aside in another direction{vers/vert}
reverse
causing movement backward{vers/vert}
English Lesson #2 Classical Roots
audible
audience
audition
auditorium
adj. Able to be heard, loud enough to hear
n. The people who hear a speech or performance
n. A tryout for a role; a hearing or test and judge a perform…
n. A large room or hall where people gather to hear speakers…
audible
adj. Able to be heard, loud enough to hear
audience
n. The people who hear a speech or performance
Classical roots lesson 1 English
envision
Revise
supervise
visible
To imagine ; to form a picture in the mind of something that…
to look back and change; to correct and improve
to direct or oversee, to look after and take care of
able to be seen or perceived
envision
To imagine ; to form a picture in the mind of something that…
Revise
to look back and change; to correct and improve
10 terms
English lesson 3 classical roots
hobby
speaking with voice
Singer
full time job
avocation
vocal
vocalist
vocation
hobby
avocation
speaking with voice
vocal
Honors English-Vocabulary from Classical Roots: Level B: Unit 1
PER
percussion... percussionist, n.; percuss…
perennial... perennially, adv.
permeate ... permeable, adj.; permeation…
latin; " through"
noun: The sharp striking of one thing against another.... noun:…
adjective: Lasting for an indefinitely long time.... adjective:…
tr. verb: To penetrate through spaces; to spread throughout.
PER
latin; " through"
percussion... percussionist, n.; percuss…
noun: The sharp striking of one thing against another.... noun:…
English Classic Roots 2
sacr
sanctus
hieros
pio, pia
sacred
holy
holy; sacred
to appease; to purify
sacr
sacred
sanctus
holy
English Classical Roots Lesson 3
Excerpt (n.) & (tr. v.)
Exhilarate (tr. v.)
Exonerate (tr. v.)
Exorbitant (adj.)
- A passage selected from a book, play, piece of music, etc.…
To cheer; to stimulate; to enliven.
1. To free from blame.... 2. To relieve of a task.
Excessive.
Excerpt (n.) & (tr. v.)
- A passage selected from a book, play, piece of music, etc.…
Exhilarate (tr. v.)
To cheer; to stimulate; to enliven.
English Classical Roots Lesson 4
Extraneous (adj.)
Extraterrestrial (adj.)
Extrovert (n.)
Mediate (tr. v.)
1. Coming from outside; foreign.... 2. Not essential or vital.
Outside or originating outside the limits of the earth's atmo…
A person chiefly interested in things outside the self, direc…
To act as negotiator between opposing sides in a dispute.
Extraneous (adj.)
1. Coming from outside; foreign.... 2. Not essential or vital.
Extraterrestrial (adj.)
Outside or originating outside the limits of the earth's atmo…
31 terms
Classical Roots: Unit 2
SACER <L.
CONSECRATE
EXECRATE
SACRAMENT
SACRED
TO MAKE OR DECLARE SOMETHING SACRED; DEDICATE SOMETHING TO A…
TO DENOUNCE SOMETHING EVIL;TO CURSE;TO DETEST (VERB;SACER)
SOMETHING CONSIDERED TO HAVE SACRED SIGNIFICANCE (NOUN;SACER)
SACER <L.
SACRED
CONSECRATE
TO MAKE OR DECLARE SOMETHING SACRED; DEDICATE SOMETHING TO A…
12 terms
english classical roots lesson 1
monologue
monarch
monogram
monopoly
n. a long speech made by a performer or by one person in a gr…
n 1. a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen,…
n. a design composed of letters, usually the first letter of…
n 1. exclusive control of the trade in some item or service…
monologue
n. a long speech made by a performer or by one person in a gr…
monarch
n 1. a person who rules a kingdom or empire; a king or queen,…
Classical Roots Unit 1
accredit
credence
creditable
credulous
to authorize;to certify; to believe
belief;acceptance as true
deserving praise
believing too easy; gullible
accredit
to authorize;to certify; to believe
credence
belief;acceptance as true
english finals • classical roots
homicide
automaton
autopsy
genocide
the killing of one person by another
a person who behaves in a mechanical or routine manner; a robot
examination of a corpse to determine the cause of death
planned annihilation of a racial, political, or cultural group
homicide
the killing of one person by another
automaton
a person who behaves in a mechanical or routine manner; a robot
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