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LATIN AND GREEK ELEMENTS IN ENGLISH

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Spring 2017
SYLLABUS
Damen

*****Always do ALL assignments on the pages indicated below*****

INTRODUCTION
 
DAY DATE CLASSWORK [SLIDES] HOMEWORK
[*the designation [Slides] below refers to the PowerPoint slides presented in class; these are posted in pdf form after the class to which they pertain]  
[the page numbers cited below refer to the course textbook: Ayers, English Words from Latin and Greek Elements]
     
M 1/9 Introduction to Class [Slides]; Parts of Speech; Lecture: A Brief History of English [Audio]   Read and do all assignments on pp. 1-14
SECTION ON LATIN
(Click here for a list of Latin affixes)
 
DAY DATE CLASSWORK [SLIDES] HOMEWORK
[clicking on the links entitled "Lessons" takes you to the answers to the homework exercises for those chapters in Ayers' textbook; clicking "Slides" takes you to pdf's of the PowerPoint slides presented in class; * indicates a Bonus Credit assignment if it is completed by the date on the left]
       
   
MODULE 1: LATIN LESSONS 1-6
 
   
[There is no class meeting on Jan. 16 (MLK day). All presentations for this week are available on line. See links below]
 
T 1/17 Lessons 1-2; On-line Presentation: Latin Lessons 1-2 [Audio]; Linguistic Terminology; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 2 (Bases) pp. 15-34
H 1/19 Lessons 3-4; On-line Presentation: Latin Lessons 3-4 [Audio]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 3-4 (Bases) pp. 35-46
Su 1/22 Lessons 5-6; On-line Presentation: Latin Lessons 5-6 [Audio]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 3-5 (Prefixes) pp. 46-56
M 1/23 Class Presentation: Review of Latin Lessons 1-6; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 5-6 (Bases) Study for Quiz #1
T 1/24 Quiz Drill: Latin Lessons 1-6 (Prefixes, Bases, Linguistic Terms) Study for Quiz #1
T-F 1/24-27 QUIZ #1  
       
   
MODULE 2: LATIN LESSONS 7-13
 
M 1/30 Class Presentation: Latin Lessons 7-13  
W 2/1 Lesson 7 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 7 (Bases) pp. 57-60
F 2/3 Lessons 8-9 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 8-9 (Bases) pp. 60-70
Su 2/5 Lessons 10-11 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 10-11 (Bases) pp. 70-82
M 2/6 Class Presentation: Catch-up and Review; Metaphors Study for Quiz #2
T 2/7 Lessons 12-13 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 12-13 (Bases); Quiz Drill: Latin Lessons 7-13 (Bases, Suffixes, Linguistic Terms) pp. 82-89; Study for Quiz #2
T-F 2/7-10 QUIZ #2  
       
   
MODULE 3: LATIN LESSONS 14-20
 
M 2/13 Class Presentation: Latin Lessons 14-20  
W 2/15 Lesson 14 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 14 (Bases) pp. 90-94
F 2/17 Lessons 15-16 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 15-16 (Bases) pp. 94-101
Su 2/19
Lessons 17-18 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 17-18 (Bases)
pp. 101-112
T(=M) 2/21 Class Presentation: Catch-up and Review; American English; Lessons 19-20 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 19-20 (Bases); Quiz Drill: Latin Lessons 14-20 (Bases, Suffixes, Linguistic Terms) pp. 112-119; Study for Quiz #3
T-F 2/21-24 QUIZ #3  
       
   
MODULE 4: LATIN LESSONS 21-25
 
M 2/27 Class Presentation: Latin Lessons 21-25; Review for the Midterm  
W 3/1 Lesson 21 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 21 (Bases); *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 8-21 (Suffixes) pp. 120-124
F 3/3 Lessons 22-23 [Slides]; Lessons 24-25 (handout); *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 22-23 (Bases); *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 24 (Bases); *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 25 (Phrases); *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 25 (Abbreviations); Midterm Drill: Latin Lessons 1-25 pp. 124-142; Study for Test #1 (Midterm)
F-F 3/3-10 TEST #1 (Midterm)  
       
********************* 3/6-3/10: SPRING BREAK *********************

SECTION ON GREEK
(Click here for a list of Greek affixes)
 
DAY DATE CLASSWORK [SLIDES] HOMEWORK
   
MODULE 5: GREEK LESSONS 1-6
 
M 3/13 Class Presentation: Greek Lessons 1-6  
W 3/15

Lessons 1-2 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 1-2 (Terms from Greek Myth and History)

pp. 158-178
F 3/17 Lessons 3-4 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 3-4 (Bases) pp. 178-187
Su 3/19 Lessons 5-6 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 5-6 (Bases); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 4-6 (Prefixes) pp. 187-196
M 3/20 Class Presentation: Catch-up and Review; Grimm's Law [Slides] Study for Quiz #4
T-F 3/21-24 QUIZ #4  
       
   
MODULE 6: GREEK LESSONS 7-13
 
M 3/27 Class Presentation: Greek Lessons 7-13  
W 3/29 Lesson 7 [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 7 (Bases) pp. 196-201
F 3/31 Lessons 8-9 (handout) [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 8-9 (Bases) pp. 201-211
Su 4/2 Lessons 10-11 (handout) [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 10-11 (Bases) pp. 211-220
M 4/3 Class Presentation: Catch-up and Review; Special Lecture  
T 4/4 Lessons 12-13 (handout) [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 12-13 (Bases); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 8-13 (Suffixes); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 9-13 (Idiomatic Sources); Quiz Drill: Greek Lessons 7-13 (Bases, Suffixes, Terms from Idiomatic Sources) pp. 220-231; Study for Quiz #5
T-F 4/4-7 QUIZ #5  
       
   
MODULE 7: GREEK LESSONS 14-25
 
M 4/10 Class Presentation: Greek Lessons 14-19  
W 4/12 Lesson 14 (handout) [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 14 (Bases) pp. 231-236
F 4/14 Lessons 15-16 (handout) [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 14-16 (Suffixes) pp. 236-244
Su 4/16 Lessons 17-19 (handout) [Slides]; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 14-19 (Idiomatic Sources); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 15-17 (Bases); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 18-19 (Terms) pp. 245-256
M 4/17 Class Presentation: Greek Lessons 20-25 [Review I; Review II; Review III]  
W 4/19 Lessons 20-22; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 20 (Scientific Forms); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 21 (Scientific Forms); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 22 (Scientific Forms) pp. 257-272
F 4/21 Lessons 23-25; *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 23 (Scientific Forms); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 24 (Scientific Forms); *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 25 (Scientific Forms) pp. 272-280
M 4/24 Class Presentation: Review for the Final Exam; Wordplay; Neologisms Study for Test #2 (Final Exam)
F-M 4/29-5/1 Test 2 (Final Exam)  

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