Flashcards in Latin Roots Deck (44):
Activate, actor, interact
You need to activate your phone to make it do what you want.
Angle, triangle, angular
A triangle is a shape with three bends in it.
Auditory, audio, auditorium
If you are an auditory learner, then you learn best when you hear info.
Participate, discipline, anticipate
He wanted to take part and participate in the game.
Clarity, clarify, declaration
He clearly declared what he wanted.
Recline, incline, decline
He leaned back in the reclining chair.
Exclude, conclude, seclude
The student was shut out and excluded from the club.
Conduct, introduction, conduct
The conductor lead the orchestra.
Factory, manufacture, fact
The factory will make the products for the store.
Credit, incredible, incredulous
The teacher gave his student extra credit so he believed he worked.
Reflection, flexible, reflector
The reflector bent the light to bounce back.
Formation, reform, format
Their formation was a pyramid shape.
Fraction, fragment, fracture
The fraction broke up the big number.
Figure, figment, configuration, disfigure, effigy
She rubbed her hands together to cause friction and heat.
Confirmation, affirm, firmament
He confirmed their fixed deal.
When you graduate, you take a big step forward.
A gregarious person is social and like people to gather around.
Locate, local, location
He found the perfect location to place his camping tent.
Manicure, human, manage
A manicure is painting the nails on your hand.
When something is functioning it performs well.
Missile, mission, admission
The officer wanted to send him on a mission.
Pedicure, pediatrician, pedometer
A pediatrician is a foot doctor.
Population, popular, popularity
The population decreased when people died.
Airport, portable, portrait
The portable tv was easy to carry.
Migrate, migration, immigrate
Birds migrate and move south for the winter.
Signal, design, designate
The designated parking spot was marked with a handicapped picture.
Inspector, spectrum, respect
The inspectors needed to see the damage.
Tractor, traction, contract
The tractor pulled the heavy load.
Vacant, vacuum, vacation
The vacant space was empty.
Erupt, disrupt, rupture
The glass ruptured and broke into tiny pieces.
Revolve, evolve, involve
The dancer had to roll and revolved her body.
fidelity, confidence, infidel, bona fide
divide, dividend, division, divorce, divisible
doctrine, document, docile, doctor, indoctrinate
Video, evidence, divide
The video let us see what the teacher was talking about.
aptitutde, ineptitude, adept, inept, apt
agriculture, agrarian, agronomy
abbreviation, brevity, breve
bellicose, antebellum, belligerent, rebellion
proceed, exceed, antecedent, concede, succeed
cap, captain, capital, decapitate, caput
suicide, scissor, incisor, insecticide, homicide