Latin Roots!

Mr. Pogreba’s website is a great resource for notes and quizlets for studying Latin roots.

Here are our roots per week/unit:

Week 9
circum/circ – around, circle
mit/miss – to send
spec – sight, seeing

Week 8
ject – to throw
quad – four
pre – before

Week 7
cept – taken
tract – drag, pull
dict/dic – say, speech, speak

Week 6
inter – between, among
re – back, again
vac – empty

Week 5
bi – two, twice
lumin – light, glow
vid/vis – to see, to look at

Week 4
contra –  against, opposite
medi – middle
trans – beyond, through, across

Week 3
mort/mori – death
volv/volt – roll, turn around
ben/bene/bon – good, well, honorable

Week 2
aud/aus – hear, listen
non – not
struct – build, assemble

Week 1
ann/enn – year
aqua/aque – water
scrib/script – write