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Flashcards in greek/latin roots Deck (24):
1

hal

breathe

2

ben

good

3

aqua

whater

4

alt

high

5

aud

hear

6

cred

believe

7

duc

lead

8

fac


do, make

9

gen

birth, race, produce

10

mis

send

11

morph

to form

12

rupt

break

13

sign

signal, signature, design, insignia, significant

14

tract

tractor, attract, traction, subtract, tractable, abstract (to draw away), subtrahend (the number to be drawn away from another).

15

spec

The English language uses many Greek and Latin roots, stems, and prefixes. These roots are listed alphabetically on three pages: ... Greek and Latin roots from H to O. Greek and Latin roots from P to Z.

16

astr

star

17

chron

time

18

struct

build

19

dict


say, speak

20

photo

light

21

poli

city

22

scope

"to look at, examine"

23

scribe

write

24

male

rude