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Lesson 3 (Greek), pp. 182-183

III. 1. BIBLIo- book
(adj.)
p.t. to a list of books on a particular subject

2. CANON- rule, list
(adj.)
included in the list of sacred books accepted by the Church as genuine

3. CRYPTo- hidden
(adj.)
p.t. using or composed of many deciphering secret codes

4. GLOTT- tongue
(noun)
structure behind the tongue covering the windpipe

5. CYCLo- circle
(adj.)
"circle of learning"; comprehensive, wide in scope

6. TOMo- cut
(noun)
"in-cut" (= in/sect); one who studies insects

7. ICONo- image
(noun)
the representation of ideas by images

8. MIM- imitate
(noun)
the act or practice of imitating

9. OD- song, poem
(noun)
satirical composition

10. GLOT- tongue
(adj.)
p.t. the urge to linguistic groups


IV. 1. AUSTER- severe
(adj.)
strict, serious

2. CANON- rule, list
(noun)
rule, principle

3. CRYPT- hidden
(noun)
vault, chamber

4. DESPOT- master
(noun)
autocrat, tyrant, ruler

5. ICON- image, picture
(noun)
a representation of the Virgin Mary

6. MYRIAD- 10,000
(noun)
a large, indefinite number

7. NOMAD- wander(er)
(adj.)
wander

8. ORGI- madness
(noun)
revels, secret rites, wild gathering

9. TOM- cut
(noun)
"section"; volume, large and heavy book

10. ZEPHYR- (south) wind
(noun)
soft, gentle breeze

 

Lesson 4 (Greek), pp. 186-187

1. apo- away
CRYPH- hidden
(adj.)
"secret, underground"; of doubtful authority, false, spurious

2. ana- up
LY- loosen
(adj.)
skilled in thinking or reasoning

3. a- not
TROPH- grow
(verb)
to waste away

4. amphi- both, two
BI- life
(adj.)
"living a double life"; able to function on both land and water

5. MNE- remember
(adj.)
relating to the memory

6. PAN- all
THE- god
(noun)
the entire group of gods

7. ana- up(side down), wrong
CHRON- time
(noun)
"wrong (in) time"; misplaced in time

8. PANTo- all
MIM- imitate
(noun)
a play without words, expression through gesture alone

9. a- not
THE- god
(noun)
a person who believes there is no God

10. anti- opposite
POD- foot
(adj.)
"on the other foot"; directly opposite, on the other side of the earth

11. an- no
ALG- pain
(adj.)
causing an insensitivity to pain without a loss of consciousness

12. ana- up
LOG- reasoning, count
(noun)
"calculation, equation"; likeness, connection

13. anti- against
BI- life
(noun)
a substance that destroys or inhibits germs

14. ana- up (verb)
TOM- cut
(noun)
study of the structure of plants and animals based on dissection

15. apo- off, away
THE- god
(adj.)
to turn into a god, exalt as a god

16. cata- down, completely LY- loosen
(adj.)
causing change [p.t. a chemical agent that speeds up a reaction]

17. dia- between (two people)
LOGUE- speech
(noun)
conversation

18. PAN- all
DEMON- evil spirit
(noun)
wild uproar, disorder

19. a- not
MNE- remember
(noun)
"forgetfulness"; pardon for past offenses

20. apo- away from
GE- earth
(noun)
(a) farthest point from earth in an orbit
(b) apex, highest point, peak