Latin Word Elements

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Latin Word Elements

Use this package to drill yourself on Latin derivatives, medical roots, suffixes, and prefixes. 

Description


Looking for a fun, convenient way to learn Latin Word Elements? Here it is! The team at Brainscape, comprised of former executives from The Princeton Review and Kaplan, as well as cognitive scientists formerly with Columbia and Yale, bring you the single fastest, most effective way to drill yourself on Latin derivatives, medical roots, suffixes, and prefixes. Now you can learn anytime, anywhere, in a way that is custom-designed to be right for YOUR brain!

Subject Overview

Latin Word Elements:

  • Includes flashcards composed of Latin derivatives, medical roots, suffixes, and prefixes which are carefully ordered from the most basic to the most complex
  • Features a customized flashcard Confidence-Based Repetition algorithm that decreases your memorization time dramatically
  • Includes ongoing feedback, statistics, and visualization tools that help you to track your progress

Latin Word Elements contains over 900 audio flashcards across 9 decks organized as follows:

  • Roman Numerals
  • Everyday Derivatives
  • Medical Roots (A-H)
  • Medical Roots (I-R)
  • Medical Roots (S-Z)
  • Latin and Greek Prefixes
  • Latin and Greek Words
  • Latin and Greek Suffixes
  • Pronunciation Guide

Grab this app and discover the Latin word elements you need to know!

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Decks

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Cards

5,264 current learners

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Lessons in this Class


# Deck Name Num. of Cards
1

Roman Numerals

Do you know your Roman numerals? Brush up using this deck.

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2

Everyday Derivatives

Common English derivatives from Latin words. Note: for word structure, please review the Basic Latin Sentence Practice decks.

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3

Medical Roots (A H)

A useful resource for learning where all those fancy medical words come from. In this deck, all roots running from A-H.

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4

Medical Roots (I R)

A useful resource for learning where all those fancy medical words come from. In this deck, all roots running from I-R.

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5

Medical Roots (S Z)

A useful resource for learning where all those fancy medical words come from. In this deck, all roots running from S-Z.

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6

Latin And Greek Prefixes

Learn about the Latin and/or Greek origins of many of the most common prefixes from the modern English language.

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7

Latin And Greek Words

This deck will highlight how many Latin and/or Greek roots are at the origin of so many common English words.

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8

Latin And Greek Suffixes

Learn about the Latin and/or Greek origins of many of the most common suffixes from the modern English language.

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9

Pronunciation Guide

Use this deck to learn the basic rules of Latin pronunciation.

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