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Week Two Vocabulary List You are responsible for knowing the root word/prefix/suffix and its meaning.

Root Word

Meaning

Examples

-dic-

speak, say

-graph-

write

autograph, paragraph, phonograph, photograph, telegraph

-loc-

place

allocate, dislocate, locate, location

dictate, predict, contradict, verdict, diction

Prefix

Meaning

Examples

co-

together

coauthor, cognate, coincide, cooperate, coordinate

de-

opposite

deactivate, deform, degrade, deplete, descend

dis-

opposite

disagree, disarm, discontinue, disgust, dishonest

for-

not

Suffix -cle -dom -ent

forbid, forget, forego

Meaning small

Examples particle, cubicle, corpuscle

state or quality of one who

boredom, freedom, martyrdom, wisdom resident, regent, superintendent

Created by Heather Taxis Greene, 2010

Vocabulary, Week Two  
Vocabulary, Week Two  

Root Word Meaning Examples Suffix Meaning Examples de- opposite deactivate, deform, degrade, deplete, descend -loc- place allocate, dislocat...

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