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Dictionary of Root Words: Greek and Latin Roots By Manik Joshi
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A root, or root word is a word which is used to form another word. It is also called a base word. A root does not have a prefix or a suffix. Root is the primary lexical unit of a word, and of a word... More > family. For example, pure is a root. By adding prefixes and suffixes, the following words could be made: impure, purity, pureness. Similarly, play and move are root words. By adding prefixes and suffixes, the following words could be made: plays, played, playing, player; moving, movement, moved, movable, mover, movingly. In this book, I have given the most common Greek and Latin roots which are used in English language | Root Words – A AB/ABS- Origin: Latin, Meaning: away, from, off, Examples: abate – to subside; abhor – to hate | related word: abhorrence; abject – hopeless; abjure – to renounce; abnormal – unusual | related words: abnormally, abnormality; abrasion – cut or scratch; abroad – out of the country; abscess – swelling; abscond – to run away | related word: absconder< Less
Latin America and the United States Addresses by Elihu Root By Elihu Root
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Elihu Root (/ˈɛlᵻhjuː ˈruːt/;... More > February 15, 1845 – February 7, 1937) was an American lawyer and statesman who served as the Secretary of War (1899–1904) under two presidents, including President Theodore Roosevelt. He moved frequently between high-level appointed government positions in Washington, D.C. and private-sector legal practice in New York City. For that reason, he is sometimes considered to be the prototype of the 20th century political "wise man," advising presidents on a range of foreign and domestic issues. He was elected by the state legislature as a U.S. Senator from New York and served one term, 1909–1915. Root was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1912.Root was a leading lawyer, whose clients included major corporations and such powerful players as Andrew Carnegie. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elihu_Root< Less
Mnemonic Latin By A. Grishin
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Learn Latin with ease! Latin derivatives and mnemonic hints for learning Latin vocabulary and grammar. The dictionary covers basic vocabulary used in most popular textbooks. Traditional gender rhymes... More > and some other mnemonic devices are also included. For more information on Latin derivatives and Latin quotes visit InRebus.com< Less
Mnemonic Latin By A. Grishin
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Learn Latin with ease! Latin derivatives and mnemonic hints for learning Latin vocabulary and grammar. The dictionary covers basic vocabulary used in most popular textbooks. Traditional gender rhymes... More > and some other mnemonic devices are also included. For more information on Latin derivatives and Latin quotes visit InRebus.com< Less
Mnemonic Latin By A. Grishin
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Learn Latin words with ease! Latin derivatives and mnemonic hints for learning Latin vocabulary and grammar. The dictionary covers basic vocabulary used in most popular textbooks. Traditional gender... More > rhymes and some other mnemonic devices are also included. For more information on Latin derivatives and Latin quotes visit InRebus.com< Less
Reboot the "RE" Root Words: A Collection of Short Stories featuring Greek and Latin Root Words from Mrs. Andrews & Mr. Artz 4th Grade Writers By Elaine Andrews & Devin Artz
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This is a collection of narrative short stories written by 4th grade elementary students. These short stories feature new vocabulary words derived from Greek and Latin Roots and Root Words.
Submit the "Sub" Root Words: A Collection of Short Stories featuring Greek and Latin Root Words from the 5th Grade Writers of Mrs. Andrews and Mr. Artz By Mrs. Andrews and Mr. Artz
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This is a collection of short stories featuring Greek and Latin Root Words written by fifth-grade students in the intervention writing classroom. As students were learning new roots and root words,... More > they were using their new vocabulary words in meaningful ways.< Less
Fundamentals of Latin for Avid Science and Health Educators and Students By Nathan Button
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A major benefit to learning the Latin language is the improvement of one’s vocabulary. Many students could benefit from learning Latin to improve their daily vocabulary, but health... More > science students in particular could benefit from the roots that Latin provides. Many medical terms have these Latin roots, and so a fundamental understanding of Latin should aid in the learning of these terms. I have studied Latin for the entirety of my high school career, and for the last two I have taken up health science classes. By combining these two fields, I hope to educate a student who is interested in both the Health Sciences and the Classics. This book was designed as a high school senior project at Mansfield Frontier High School. During this project students are required to take internship hours and create a product.< Less
A Dictionary of the Roots and Combining Forms of Scientific Words By Tim Williams
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Have you ever wondered where scientific words and names come from? Why are honey bees known as ‘Apis mellifera’, why is a daisy known as ‘Bellis perennis'? If you are curious about... More > words you can use this book to find out exactly what ‘artiodactyl’ means, what an ‘ectoloph’ is and where you can find ‘Cantium’. There are over 12,800 entries, plus directions for using the word-roots, pronunciation rules, guidance for constructing scientific names and general principles of transliteration. Additionally there are appendices listing the adjectival forms of geographical names; some common terms for animals, plants and structures, activities and habitats; shapes, sizes, colors, textures, patterns, numbers, quantity, direction and location, parts of the year and chemical elements. This dictionary will be especially useful to students from many fields and particularly those from medical and biological backgrounds, as well as being a valuable addition to any reference collection. www.trw-books.com< Less
Building English Vocabulary with Etymology from Latin Book III By Peter Beaven
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Etymology is the study of word origins and development. It provides one of the easiest and most effective ways to build vocabulary, because knowledge of some common roots and prefixes makes possible... More > the figuring out of new word meanings. English is compounded of several languages, primarily Anglo-Saxon (Germanic) and Latin. Their Latin influence persists notably in the names of English cities ending in “-caster” or “-chester,” from the Latin “castra” meaning “encampment.” This is the third book of a series that focuses on etymology from Latin and Greek. The texts are designed to aid in learning the definitions of specific, deconstructed words. The meanings of a series of “reusable” classical prefixes and roots are presented that facilitate the deciphering of multiple related words.< Less