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Word Power Sess 1-3

Word Power Sessions 1-3

ego self, I
alter other
intro- inside
extro- outside
verto turn
ambi both
misein hate
anthropos mankind
gyne woman
gamos marriage
asketes monk
centrum center
mania madness
dexter right hand
sinister left hand
gauche left hand
droit right hand
monos one
bi- two
polys many
andros male
-ist person who
-y practice, custom
-ous adjective suffix
-ity quality, condition
egoist me first
egotist me first
altruist others first
introvert turns inside; doesn't enjoy social settings
extrovert turns outside; enjoys the company of others
ambivert enjoys time alone; enjoys time with other people
misanthrope hates people
misogynist hates women
misogamist hates marriage
ascetic simple
egocentric centered on self
egomaniac made about self
altruism practice of putting others first
alternate other person
alternative other choice
altercation verbal dispute
alter ego my other I; my friend who is much like me
dexterous skillful
ambidextrous use both hands
gauche uncomplimentary; clumsiness; tactless
adroit skillful
monogamy one marriage at a time
bigamy two marriages
polygamy many marriages
polygyny married to many women
polyandry married to many men
Created by: zernecki



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