• ROOTS 1 - 23 / Ramsey

     

    Roots 1

    voc................................................... call

    vore.................................................. eat

    vol................................................... will

    viv.................................................... life

    volv................................................ turn

    vita................................................... life

    vert.................................................... up

    vermi........................................... worm

    urb.................................................. city

    uni................................................... one

     

     

     

    Roots 2

    trans......................................... across

    tri................................................. three

    un..................................................... not

    ultima.................................. last, final

    ultra.......................................... beyond

    tract............................................... pull

    tomy................................................. cut

    thermo.......................................... heat

    theo(s)............................................ god

    tetra............................................... four

     

     

     

    Roots 3

    sub.............................................. under

    super............................................. over

    sur................................................. over

    sym................................................ with

    syn................................................. with

    spire..................................... breath(e)

    spiro............................................... coil

    sta................................................ stand

    stel................................................. star

    strat........................................ military

     

     

     

    Roots 4

    sept .................................................... 7

    semi............................................... half

    sect.................................................. cut

    scrib............................................ write

    re................................................. again

    spec ................................................ see

    soror.......................................... sister

    soph............................................... wise

    somn............................................ sleep

    soma.............................................. body

     

     

     

    Roots 5

    a ....................................... not, without

    acro............................................... high

    ambi............................................... both

    ante............................................ before

    bene.............................................. good

    scope ............................................ look

    sangui......................................... blood

    rupt............................................. break

    retro.................................... backward

    sume............................................. take

     

     

     

    Roots 6

    zoo ............................................ animal

    vac............................................... empty

    vers............................................... turn

    vict.................................................. win

    tox.............................................. poison

    terra ........................................... earth

    tend.......................................... stretch

    tens.......................................... stretch

    tempo............................................ time

    tact.............................................. touch

     

     

     

    Roots 7

    punct ........................................... point

    prim.............................................. first

    pop.............................................. people

    plu................................................ more

    pel...................................... push, urge

    stru ............................................. build

    sent................................................. feel

    sens................................................ feel

    rog.................................................. ask

    put(e)........................................... think

     

     

     

    Roots 8

    path(y) ........................................... feel

    pac............................................... peace

    nox............................................... night

    noc............................................... night

    mon.............................................. warn

    quasi................................... ….kind of

    quin..................................................... 5

    quad.................................................... 4

    pug................................................ fight

    pyro................................................ fire

     

     

     

    Roots 9

    post............................................... after

    port.............................................. carry

    poly.............................................. many

    polis................................................ city

    pod/ped........................................... feet

    pseudo........................................... fake

    pro.................................................... for

    pre.............................................. before

    proto.............................................. first

    psych............................................ mind

     

     

     

    Roots 10

    phyll............................................... leaf

    photo............................................. light

    phon............................................ sound

    phobia............................................ fear

    phil(e)............................................ love

    pan.................................................... all

    osteo............................................. bone

    orb............................................. sphere

    omni................................................. all

    octo..................................................... 8

     

     

     

    Roots 11

    mono................................................... 1

    mis................................... not, against

    neo.................................................. new

    necro............................................. dead

    morph............................ form, change

    mort.............................................. dead

    multi............................................ many

    nym.............................................. name

    nov.............................................. 9, new

    nomy.............................................. rule

     

     

     

    Roots 12

    mil(li)................................... thousand

    micro.......................................... small

    mega............................................ large

    macro.......................................... large

    matri........................................ mother

    mal.................................................. bad

    lumi.............................................. light

    luci............................................... light

    logy.............................................. study

    loco.............................................. place

     

    Roots 13

    ist................................... someone who

    ject.............................................. throw

    jur................................................... law

    jus................................................... law

    kilo....................................... thousand

    helio............................................... sun

    hema/hemo................................. blood

    hypn............................................. sleep

    geo............................................... earth

    dox............................................... belief

     

    Roots 14

    aud................................................ hear

    cide................................................. kill

    dent.............................................. teeth

    carn.............................................. meat

    nul........................................... nothing

    chron............................................ time

    derm............................................. skin

    dict.................................................. tell

    gen............................................... birth

    ocu................................................... eye

     

    Roots 15

    ab(s).............................................. away

    amphi............................................ both

    bi.................................................... both

    circum..................................... around

    co................................................... with

    contra...................................... against

    dec(a)................................................ 10

    di......................................................... 2

    dia........................................... through

    epi................................................. upon

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Roots 16

    eu.................................................. good

    ex..................................................... out

    hemi................................................... ½

    demi................................................... ½

    hex...................................................... 6

    hyper............................................. over

    hypo............................................ under

    inter........................................ between

    penta................................................... 5

    peri........................................... around

     

    Roots 17

    -ling............................................ small

    -er.................................. someone who

    -or.................................. someone who

    -ant................................ someone who

    -ess............................................ female

    -et................................................ small

    -ize.............................................. make

    -oid........................................ resemble

    -ous............................................. full of

    -ate........................................ make, do

     

    Roots 18

    acu.............................................. sharp

    am(or)............................................ love

    anni............................................... year

    annu.............................................. year

    enni............................................... year

    anth(ro).................................... human

    ast(e)r............................................ star

    auto................................................. self

    biblio............................................ book

    brev.............................................. short

     

    Roots 19

    capit.............................................. head

    ceed................................................... go

    cede................................................... go

    centri........................................ center

    chrom.......................................... color

    clus............................................... shut

    claus............................................. shut

    gnos(i)......................................... know

    cardi............................................ heart

    corp............................................... body

     

    Roots 20

    crat................................................ rule

    cracy............................................. rule

    dem............................................ people

    dorm............................................ sleep

    duc(t)............................................. lead

    equi.............................................. equal

    fer................................................ carry

    fid(e)............................................. trust

    fin.................................................... end

    fort............................................ strong

     

    Roots 21

    frac(t)......................................... break

    frag............................................. break

    gam...................................... marriage

    gastr(o).................................. stomach

    glot............................................ tongue

    grad.................................................. go

    gress................................................ go

    hydro/a....................................... water

    igni(t/s).......................................... fire

    juven.......................................... young

     

    Roots 22

    leg................................................... law

    liber............................................... free

    liter........................................... letters

    luc................................................. light

    lus................................................. light

    magn........................................... great

    man............................................... hand

    mer.................................................. sea

    mar.................................................. sea

    mari................................................ sea

     

    Roots 23

    mob............................................... move

    mov............................................... move

    mot............................................... move

    nat................................................. born

    oper.............................................. work

    ortho........................................ correct

    medi........................................ between

    mit................................................. send

    miss.............................................. send

    mania.......................................... crazy