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Latin&Greek Roots

AP English Vocab MP1

a, an not, without (i.e. atypical, asexual, anarchy, anonymous)
ab, a from, away, apart (i.e. abdicate, abduct)
am, ami friend, love (i.e. amicable, amiable)
cide murder, kill (i.e. suicide, insecticide, genocide)
clin slop, lean (i.e. incline, recline, decline, inclination)
clud shut, close (i.e. include, conclude, exclude, preclude)
dic proclaim, say (i.e. abdicate, dedicate, indicate)
doc/doct teach (i.e. docile, document, docility)
demo, dem people (i.e. democracy, demographic, endemic
ego self (i.e. egocentric, egoism, egomania)
fac make, do (i.e. factory, manufacture, benefactor)
frag, frac break (i.e. fracture, fraction, infraction, fragile)
hetero other, different (.e. heterosexual, heterogenous)
homo same (i.e. homosexual, homogenous
homo man (i.e. homicide, hombre, homage)
leg law, amassador (i.e. legal, illegal, legitimate)
ling, lang tongue (i.e. linguistic, language, bilingual)
mal bad (i.e. dismal, maladroit, malady, malaria)
mono one (i.e. monochromatic, monocle)
mor, mort death (i.e. mortician, mortuary, mortal, immortal)
mut change (i.e. mutation, immutable, mutual, commute)
neo new (i.e. neophyte, neoclassical, neonatal)
omni all (i.e. omnipotent, omniscient, omniformity)
ori beginning (i.e. origin, original, originate, aboriginal)
orn furnish (i.e. ornate, adornment)
ortho straight, right (I.e. orthopedist, orthodontist, orthodox)
palp feel (i.e. palpable, palpability, papitation)
path, pass feel, suffer (i.e. pathology, sympathy, pathos)
ped, pod food (i.e. pedal, pedestrian, pedestal, podiatry, podium, tripod)
pel, puls drive (i.e. propel, compel, expel, repel, repellant)
phon sound (i.e. phonograph, symphony, telephone)
port carry (i.e. portable, transport, import, export)
prim, pri, prin first (i.e. primary, primate, principal, principle)
pro ahead, forth (i.e. proceed, procedure, produce)
que, que, quir question, seek, gain (i.e. inquest, request, conquest, inquire, acquire)
rud rough, crude (i.e. rude, rudiment, erudite, erudition)
rur, rus country (i.e. rural, ruralistic, rustic, rustication)
rupt break (i.e. rupture, erupt, interrupt, abrupt)
scend climb, leap (i.e. ascend, transcend, descend)
sci know (i.e. science, conscience, conscious)
sec, sect, seg cut (i.e. dissect, intersect, segment)
serv watch over, slave, serve, save (i.e. service, conserve, observation)
soci companion (ie. associate, sociable, society)
struct, stru build (i.e. structure, construct, instruct, destruction)
sub under (i.e. subordinate, subject, submarine)
summ highest (i.e. summit, summary, summons)
syn, sym together, alike (i.e. symbiosis, symbiotic, synchronize)
tard slow (i.e. tardy, retardation)
term end (i.e. terminal, terminate, determine)
terr earth, land, fright (i.e. territory, terrestrial, terrace, terror, terrible, deterred)
test witness (i.e. attest contest, protest, testify)
tim fear, frightened (i.e. timid, timorous, intimidate)
tract draw, pull (i.e. attract, traction, extract)
trans over, across, through, beyond (i.e. transgender, transcontinental, transcendentalism)
turb shake (i.e. disturb, turbulence, perturb)
vac, vacu, van empty (i.e. vacant, vacation, vacate, vacuous, evacuate)
verb word (i.e. verbal, verbatim, verbiage, verbose)
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