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prefix roots

english vocab

auto self
domin leading
mono one,single
scrip to write
cent 100
bio life
mob/mot to move
gen family,life
quad four
miss/mitt to send
manu/man hands
ped/pod foot
somber sad,serious
grimace frown
wince cringe
tenacious go getting
exuberant excited
fallible makes mistakes
belligerent confrontation
intricate detailed
luminous filed with light
Grimace a sad , disappointed look, a frown
Tenacious determined, relentless, go getting
Exuberant thrilled , excited
somber serious, sad
fallible capable of making makes mistakes
Belligerent ready to fight, confrontational, aggressive, angry (belli-word root means war)
Intricate detailed, particular, involved (spider web)complex
Luminous bright, filled with light, en”lightened” (lumin--word root means light)
surreal characterized by fantastic and incongruous imagery
bedraggled in a messy or wiped out condition
nape the back of the neck
expound to explain, add details
warily in a manner marked by careful caution and a watchful nature
oxymoron two conflicting or contrasting terms when placed together carry a meaning
drone to make a monotonous low continuous sound
agape with the mouth wide open as in wonder or awe
nostalgia a warm feeling remembering the past
rail to complain bitterly
Created by: ri-bread
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