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35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
10 terms
Root Words (Latin and Greek)
Bio
Mal
Ject
Voc
life... Biology - the study of life... Greek
evil... Maleficient - capable of evil or causing mischief... Latin
throw... Reject - Deny/throw away
call... vocal - to say aloud
Bio
life... Biology - the study of life... Greek
Mal
evil... Maleficient - capable of evil or causing mischief... Latin
13 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
bio
graph
phone
scope
life (as in biology)
write (as in autograph)
sound (as in telephone and microphone)
to see or look (as in telescope or microscope)
bio
life (as in biology)
graph
write (as in autograph)
12 terms
Greek and Latin Word Roots
graph
port
bio
thermo
to write
to carry
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
referring to heat
graph
to write
port
to carry
100 terms
Greek and Latin Word Roots
photos
graph
tele
phobos
light
to write or draw
distant/far away
fear
photos
light
graph
to write or draw
10 terms
Rupt Greek and Latin Root Words
abrupt
bankrupt
corrupt
corruptible
sudden; unexpected; broken into what is expected
to be out of money; financially ruined; to "break the bank"
evil; dishonest; to break away from honesty
able to be influenced into doing something that breaks away f…
abrupt
sudden; unexpected; broken into what is expected
bankrupt
to be out of money; financially ruined; to "break the bank"
10 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words - Spec
Circumspect
Inspect
Introspection
Perspective
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
to look at carefully in search of flaws
the act of looking into one's own thoughts and feelings
one way of looking at things
Circumspect
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
Inspect
to look at carefully in search of flaws
46 terms
Greek and Latin Root words
arch
archaeo
aster/astra
audi
Chief, primary, or first - archetype, monarch
Ancient/primitive - archaeology, archaeologist
star - astronomy, astronomer, astronomical
hear - audible, auditorium, audience
arch
Chief, primary, or first - archetype, monarch
archaeo
Ancient/primitive - archaeology, archaeologist
367 terms
Greek and Latin Word Roots
a/n
a
a, ab/s
a/c/d
not, without
on
from, away, off
to, toward, near
a/n
not, without
a
on
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
18 terms
Latin and Greek Root Words
audio
audiologist
auditorium
cardio
Having to do with sound
Hearing specialist
A large room or hall where people gather to hear speakers or…
Heart
audio
Having to do with sound
audiologist
Hearing specialist
20 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
ann/enn
civ
demi/semi/hemi
frig
year
citizen
half
cool
ann/enn
year
civ
citizen
10 terms
Greek and Latin Root words
dejected
eject
injection
interjection
to feel sad;to feel thrown down in spirit
to throw out
a shot;throwing meds into one's body
a word thrown into a sentence or conversation
dejected
to feel sad;to feel thrown down in spirit
eject
to throw out
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
15 terms
Greek/ Latin Root Words
Aud-
Aqua-/ Aqu-
Hydra-
Vis-/ Vid-
Listen
Water
Water
To See To Look At
Aud-
Listen
Aqua-/ Aqu-
Water
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
10 terms
Greek and Latin root words
Cal
Belli
Cand
Cap
Hot
War
Glow, white
Head
Cal
Hot
Belli
War
12 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
ad
aqua/hydr
astr
aud
to, toward
water
star
hear,listen
ad
to, toward
aqua/hydr
water
14 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
photos
graph
tele
metron
light
to write or draw
far away, distant
measure
photos
light
graph
to write or draw
12 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
ad
aqua/hydr
astr
aud
to, toward
water
star
hear,listen
ad
to, toward
aqua/hydr
water
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
20 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
anthropos
derm
cogn
junct
man; human
skin
born with; knowing
join
anthropos
man; human
derm
skin
Greek and Latin Root Words
aqua
bio
mater
gen
water
life
mother
birth or race
aqua
water
bio
life
44 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
photos
graph/y-
tel-
metron
light (photosynthesis, photograph, photometer)
write (biography, autograph,photograph)
far, distant, complete (telephone, television,telescope)
measure (meter, barometer,thermometer, diameter)
photos
light (photosynthesis, photograph, photometer)
graph/y-
write (biography, autograph,photograph)
20 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cardi-
anti-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
against (antisocial, antibody)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
54 terms
Greek/Latin Roots
lithos
verbum
bios
digitus
stone
word
life
finger, toe, inch
lithos
stone
verbum
word
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
29 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
ast
audi
auto
bene
star
hear
self
good
ast
star
audi
hear
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
31 terms
Latin and Greek Root Words
alter
alternate
alteration
alternative
other
every other
A change or modification
A different way to say or do something
alter
other
alternate
every other
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
99 terms
Greek & Latin Root Words
sonus (L.)
con (L.)
phone or phono (G.)
eu (G.)
sound ... (sonic boom, consonant, sonata, sonnet, sonar)
with ... (consonant) - speech sounds made with lips, tongue, or…
sound ... (phonograph, telephone, euphony, phonogram)
well, good... euphony, euphoric, eulogy, eucharist
sonus (L.)
sound ... (sonic boom, consonant, sonata, sonnet, sonar)
con (L.)
with ... (consonant) - speech sounds made with lips, tongue, or…
40 terms
Greek & Latin Root Words
aqua
bio
gen
mater
water
life
birth
mother
aqua
water
bio
life
10 terms
Greek/Latin Root Word ~dict
contradict (v)
dictation (n)
dictator (n)
diction (n)
to speak against; to say the opposite
what is written down as someone says it
a leader who speaks and rules with total power
the manner in which something is expressed in words (written…
contradict (v)
to speak against; to say the opposite
dictation (n)
what is written down as someone says it
10 terms
Latin & Greek Root Words
biology
astronaut
microscope
telephone
study of life
a person who navigates to space
a tool to see tiny objects
tool used to communicate from a distance
biology
study of life
astronaut
a person who navigates to space
20 terms
Latin and Greek Word Roots
-audi-
-auto-
-bene-
-bio-
to hear
self
good
life
-audi-
to hear
-auto-
self
18 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
hydr
meter
path
gram
water
measure
hurt or feel
letter or write
hydr
water
meter
measure
27 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
aer
aerobic
aerodynamic
aerosol
Greek - "air, atmosphere"
the presence of air or free oxygen for life
having a shape that reduces drag when moving through the air
a gaseous or airborn cloud of particulate matter that forces…
aer
Greek - "air, atmosphere"
aerobic
the presence of air or free oxygen for life
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
25 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
audience
audition
auditory
audio
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
the sense or act of hearing
relating to the sense of hearing
hear
audience
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
audition
the sense or act of hearing
13 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
chronic
chronological
synchronize
temperamental
[Adj] Continuing for a long time; recurrent
(adj) arranged in order of time
(verb) to occur at the same time; simultaneous
(adj) emotional; easily upset
chronic
[Adj] Continuing for a long time; recurrent
chronological
(adj) arranged in order of time
12 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words - Spec
circumspect
inspect
introspection
perspective
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
to look at carefully in search of flaws
the act of looking into one's own thoughts and feelings
one way of looking at things
circumspect
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
inspect
to look at carefully in search of flaws
53 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
brevis
copia
fido
lego, lectum
short
plenty
trust, believe
read, thing read
brevis
short
copia
plenty
9 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
Chron-
Duc-
Dem-
Gramm-
Time-
To lead
people-
writing -
Chron-
Time-
Duc-
To lead
10 terms
Greek/Latin Roots (struct words)
construction
destruction
infrastructure
instruct
what is built; buildings that are created or produced
the act of taking down or destroying something that was built
the parts of a city on which the rest of the city was built a…
to build knowledge
construction
what is built; buildings that are created or produced
destruction
the act of taking down or destroying something that was built
11 terms
Greek/Latin Root Word JECT
ject
dejected
eject
injection
throw
sad; in low spirits; depressed; downcast
to throw out
A shot; the "throwing" of medicine into the body by a needle
ject
throw
dejected
sad; in low spirits; depressed; downcast
11 terms
Greek/Latin Root Word SPEC
spec
circumspect
inspect
introspection
see, look
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
Concentrated watching
Examination of one's own thoughts and feelings
spec
see, look
circumspect
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
53 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
aequus
canto
credo
fundo, fusum
equal
sing
believe
pour, thing poured
aequus
equal
canto
sing
34 terms
Greek and Latin Root words
aqua or hydro
agri
auto
astro
water
field
self
star
aqua or hydro
water
agri
field
21 terms
Greek and Latin Root words
astro
aud
auto
bene
Greek; star, heaven, space; Ex: astronomy, astrological, aste…
Latin; to hear; audible, audience, audio
Greek; self; autobiography, autonomy
Latin; good, well; benediction, benefactor
astro
Greek; star, heaven, space; Ex: astronomy, astrological, aste…
aud
Latin; to hear; audible, audience, audio
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