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Root word of the day - so my kids will think I'm nerdy, and thank me later. (Maybe.)
Here's a good word root to know - made easy if you just remember Bellatrix Lestrange from Harry Potter :)
Want to do something like this with a whole list of Latin morphemes and just do a word a day...
The YUNiversity of Grammar
Word Roots: The way I like to remember this is simply remembering this handy Latin phrase, Mea Culpa! (i.e., My mistake!)
When you click you might get a message that says it may be a spam site--it is not. Roots, prefixes, suffixes - root of the day/week
Word Roots: Fid (faith) If you know a Marine, then you know this word root. Semper Fidelis is their motto - a.k.a., "Always Faitfhul"
Word Study: Latin and Greek Root/Affix Reference Table
Don't let vocabulary get in the way of your students not understanding what to do on standardized test. With this vocabulary set, students will be...
Heraldry - The Basics. Pretty nifty reference when studying this time period.