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Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: What are "Root Words"?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 (A letter or group of letters added to the beginning of a word) or a suffix (A letter or group of letters added to the end of a word).Root is the primary lexical unit of a word, and of a word familyFor example, pure is a root. By adding prefixes and suffixes, the following words could be made:impure, purity, purenessSimilarly, play and move are root words. By adding prefixes and suffixes, the following words could be made:plays, played, playing, playermoving, movement, moved, movable, mover, movinglyIn this book, I have given most common Greek and Latin roots which are used in English languageRoot Words -- AAB/ABSOrigin: LatinMeaning: away, from, offExamples:abate - to subsideabhor - to hate related word: abhorrenceabject -- hopelessabjure - to renounceabnormal - unusual related words: abnormally, abnormalityabrasion - cut or scratchabroad - out of the countryabscess -- swellingabscond - to run away related word: absconderabseil - to go down a steep cliffabsence - nonattendance related words: absent / absentee / absenteeism / absentia / absentlyabsolute -- complete******ACERBOrigin: LatinMeaning: bitter / sourExample:acerbic -- critical and cruel******ALBOrigin: LatinMeaning: whiteExamples:albino - somebody born with no pigment in skin related word: albinismalbumen - white of an egg******AMBIOrigin: LatinMeaning: bothExamples:ambiguous -- double meaning; uncertainambidexterity -- ability to use both the left and right hand equally wellambivalent -- showing both good and bad feelings******ANIMOrigin: LatinMeaning: breath, lifeExamples:animate - having life; to make something full of liveliness related words: animated, animatedly, animation, animato, animatoranimateur - a person who promotes social activitiesanimism - the belief that natural objects possesses soul related words: animist, animistic******Some More Roots - Aabras [Latin] -- rubbed offabund [Latin] -- overflowacanth [Greek] -- thornadul [Latin] -- flatteralg [Greek] -- painarthr [Greek] -- jointavi [Latin] -- bird******. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: What are "Root Words"?
A root, or root word is a wordwhich is used to form another word. It is also called a base word. Aroot does not have a prefix (A letter or group of letters added to thebeginning of a word) or a suffix (A letter or group of letters added tothe end of a word).
Root is the primary lexical unit of a word, and of a word 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 most common Greek and Latin roots which are used in English language

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Root Words -- A

AB/ABS
Origin: Latin
Meaning: away, from, off
Examples:

abate -- to decline or subside | related word: abatement
abject -- hopeless
abjure -- to disown or renounce
abnormal -- unusual | related words: abnormally, abnormality
abroad -- out of the country
abscess -- swelling
abscond -- to run away | related word: absconder
abseil -- to go down a steep cliff
absence -- nonattendance | related words: absent, absentee, absenteeism
absolve -- to forgive
absorb -- to soak up | related words: absorbance, absorbed, absorbency, absorbent, absorbing, absorption
abstemious -- self-disciplined
abstinent -- not having something for moral reason | abstinence
abstract -- not real; theoretical | related words: abstracted, abstractedly

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AMB
Origin: Latin | Meaning: both; around/surrounding
Examples:
ambidexterity -- ability to use both the left and right hand equally well | related word: ambidextrous
ambiguous -- double meaning; uncertain | related words: ambiguity, ambiguously, unambiguous
ambivalent -- showing both good and bad feelings | related words: ambivalence, ambivalently
ambience -- the atmosphere of a place | related word: ambient

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ANIM
Origin: Latin | Meaning: breath; life; soul
Examples:
animal -- a living creature
animate -- having life; to make something full of liveliness | related words: animated, animatedly, animation, animato, animator, inanimate
animism -- the belief that natural objects have a living soul | related words: animist, animistic
animosity -- strong feeling of opposition
equanimity -- calm state of mind
pusillanimous -- lack of courage
unanimous -- agreeing with others | related word: unanimously

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AQUA/AQUE
Origin: Latin | Meaning: water
Examples:
aquaculture -- the act of growing of plants in water for food
aqualung -- a device for breathing for divers
aquamarine -- a pale greenish-blue stone or color
aquaplane -- an equipment used in a boat
aquarium -- a container to keep fish and water plants
aquarobics -- physical exercises that are done in water
aquatic -- growing near water or relating to water
aquifer -- a layer of soil or rock that absorbs and holds water

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AUD
Origin: Latin | Meaning: hearing
Examples:
audible -- capable of being heard | related words: audibly, audibility
audience -- crowd of listeners
audition -- a short performance given by an actor, a singer, etc, that makes people to judge his/her talent
auditorium -- a building for public meetings, etc.
auditory -- connected with hearing

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Other Root Words -- A
Root Word [Origin] -- Meaning

abr [Greek] -- delicate
aca [Greek] -- a point; silence
acar [Greek] -- tiny
ace [Greek] -- heal
acer [Latin] -- sharp
acerv [Latin] -- pile
achly [Greek] -- darkness; gloom
achth [Greek] -- burden
aci [Greek] -- a point; barb
acin [Latin] -- berry
acr [Latin] -- sharp
acrib [Greek] -- exact
aden [Greek] -- gland
adol [Greek] -- genuine
adr [Greek] -- thick
adran [Greek] -- weak
adras [Latin] -- scraped
aechm [Greek] -- spear
aeci [Greek] -- injury
aegi [Latin] -- shield
aegr [Latin] -- sick
aeno [Greek] -- terrible
aep [Greek] -- tall
aequa [Latin] -- equal
aga [Greek] -- very
agan [Greek] -- gentle
agel [Greek] -- herd
ager [Latin] -- afield
aist [Greek] -- unseen
alao [Greek] -- blind
alcim [Greek] -- strong
aleo [Greek] -- warm

From the Author: "English Daily Use" Titles By Manik Joshi:

01. How to Start a Sentence
02. English Interrogative Sentences
03. English Imperative Sentences
04. Negative Forms in English
05. Learn English Exclamations
06. English Causative Sentences
07. English Conditional Sentences
08. Creating Long Sentences in English
09. How to Use Numbers in Conversation
10. Making Comparisons in English
11. Examples of English Correlatives
12. Interchange of Active and Passive Voice
13. Repetition of Words
14. Remarks in English Language
15. Using Tenses in English
16. English Grammar- Am, Is, Are, Was, Were
17. English Grammar- Do, Does, Did
18. English Grammar- Have, Has, Had
19. English Grammar- Be and Have
20. English Modal Auxiliary Verbs
21. Direct and Indirect Speech
22. Get- Popular English Verb
23. Ending Sentences with Prepositions
24. Popular Sentences in English
25. Common English Sentences
26. Daily Use English Sentences
27. Speak English Sentences Everyday
28. Popular English Idioms and Phrases
29. Common English Phrases
30. Daily English- Important Notes
"English Word Power" Titles By Manik Joshi:

01. Dictionary of English Synonyms
02. Dictionary of English Antonyms
03. Homonyms, Homophones and Homographs
04. Dictionary of English Capitonyms
05. Dictionary of Prefixes and Suffixes
06. Dictionary of Combining Forms
07. Dictionary of Literary Words
08. Dictionary of Old-fashioned Words
09. Dictionary of Humorous Words
10. Compound Words in English
11. Dictionary of Informal Words
12. Dictionary of Category Words
13. Dictionary of One-word Substitution
14. Hypernyms and Hyponyms
15. Holonyms and Meronyms
16. Oronym Words in English
17. Dictionary of Root Words
18. Dictionary of English Idioms
19. Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs
20. Dictionary of Difficult Words

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Book Description Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. What are Root Words ? -- 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 (a letter or group of letters added to the beginning of a word) or a suffix (a letter or group of letters added to the end of a word). Root is the primary lexical unit of a word, and of a word 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. Sample This: Root Words - A -- AB/ABS -- Origin: Latin - Meaning: away, from, off -- Examples: abate -- to subside; abject -- hopeless; abjure -- to renounce; abnormal -- unusual - related words: abnormally, abnormality; abroad -- out of the country; abscess -- swelling; abscond -- to run away - related word: absconder; abseil -- to go down a steep cliff; absence -- nonattendance - related words: absent, absentee, absenteeism, absentia, absently; absolve -- to forgive; absorb -- to soak up - related words: absorbable, absorbance, absorbed, absorbency, absorbent, absorbing, absorption; abstain -- to give up something for moral reason - related words: abstainer, abstention, abstinence; abstemious -- critical; abstinent -- not having something for moral reason; abstruse -- difficult to understand; obscure; absurd -- ridiculous - related words: absurdist, absurdity, absurdly **AGG - Origin: Latin - Meaning: collected - Examples: agglomerate -- to collect things and form them into a mass or group - related word: agglomeration; aggrandize -- to increase your importance or power - related word: aggrandizement; aggregate -- to put together different items, amounts, etc. into a single total - related words: aggregation, aggregator ** ALTR/ALTER - Origin: Latin - Meaning: other - Examples: altruism -- caring about the needs of other people - related word: altruistic; alterable -- that can be changed - related word: unalterable; altercation -- noisy argument; alternate -- to follow one after other - related words: alternately, alternation, alternative **Some More Root Words - A -- Root Word [Origin] -- Meaning - Example(s) (Related Words in Bracket) -- a [Greek] -- not - atheism, apolitical, atypical **ablat [Latin] -- remove - ablation **ablut [Latin] -- wash - ablutions **abort [Latin] -- born too soon - abortion **abras [Latin] -- rub off - abrasion (abrasive, abrasively, abrasiveness) **abstemi [Latin] -- controlled; moderate - abstemious **abund [Latin] -- overflow - abundance (abundant, abundantly) **ac [Latin] -- to, toward - accept (acceptability, acceptable, acceptably, acceptance, acceptation) **acanth [Greek] -- thorn - acanthus **acceler [Latin] -- hasten - accelerate (acceleration, accelerator) **acet [Latin] -- vinegar - acetate, acetic, acetone **achr [Greek] -- colorless - achromic **acid [Latin] -- sour - acidic, acidify, acidosis, acidulate (acidulation, acidulous) **acm [Greek] -- summit - acme **aco [Greek] -- relief - acoustic (acoustical, acoustically, acoustician, acoustics) **adama [Greek] -- invincible - adamant (adamantly) **ade [Greek] -- enough - adequate (adequacy, adequately) **adip [Latin] -- fat - adipose **adolesc [Latin] -- growing up - Other Root Words - A -- Root Word [Origin] - Meaning -- aapt [Greek] -- indomitable, unfriendly **abact [Latin] -- driven away **abdit [Latin] -- secret/hidden **abr [Greek] - delicate **abscis [Latin] -- cutoff; absit [Latin] - distant **aca [Greek] -- a point; silence **acar [Greek] - tiny **accip [Latin] -- allow, snatch **accliv [Latin] -- steep; up-hill **accresc [Latin] -- increase**ace [Greek] - heal **acer [Latin] - sharp **acerv [Latin] - pile. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781500911713

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Book Description CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Paperback. 56 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 0.1in.What are Root Words 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 (A letter or group of letters added to the beginning of a word) or a suffix (A letter or group of letters added to the end of a word). Root is the primary lexical unit of a word, and of a word 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 most common Greek and Latin roots which are used in English language Root Words -- A ABABS 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 abseil to go down a steep cliff absence nonattendance related words: absent absentee absenteeism absentia absently absolute -- complete ACERB Origin: Latin Meaning: bitter sour Example: acerbic -- critical and cruel ALB Origin: Latin Meaning: white Examples: albino somebody born with no pigment in skin related word: albinism albumen white of an egg AMBI Origin: Latin Meaning: both Examples: ambiguous -- double meaning; uncertain ambidexterity -- ability to use both the left and right hand equally well ambivalent -- showing both good and bad feelings ANIM Origin: Latin Meaning: breath, life Examples: animate having life; to make something full of liveliness related words: animated, animatedly, animation, animato, animator animateur a person who promotes social activities animism the belief that natural objects possesses soul related words: animist, animistic Some More Roots A abras Latin -- rubbed off abund Latin -- overflow acanth Greek -- thorn adul Latin -- flatter alg Greek -- pain arthr Greek -- joint avi Latin -- bird This item ships from La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9781500911713

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