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LATIN AND GREEK ELEMENTS IN ENGLISH

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Spring 2018
SYLLABUS
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*****Always do ALL assignments on the pages indicated below*****

INTRODUCTION TO THE CLASS
[The linked Presentations, Audios, Transcriptions and Worksheets below replicate the information delivered during class. Thus, they are not required but may be used when students need to supplement note-taking or have missed class.]
       
DAY DATE
IN-CLASS WORK
  HOMEWORK
   
[the page numbers cited below refer to the course textbook: Ayers, English Words from Latin and Greek Elements]
M 1/8 Introduction to the Course [Transcription]    
W 1/10

Presentation: A Brief History of English [Transcription]

  Read and do all assignments on pp. 1-14
SECTION ON LATIN
(Click here for a list of Latin affixes)
[Presentations and Audios do NOT cover the same material! Presentations are videos covering linguistic concepts; Audios review the affixes, bases and other material included in the textbook. An asterisk (*) indicates there is bonus credit for completing that drill by the date to the left.]
       
DAY DATE
IN-CLASS WORK
DRILLS
HOMEWORK
F 1/12

Presentation: Latin Lessons 1-2 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet]

*Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 2 (Bases) pp. 15-34 [Answers]
         
M 1/15 HOLIDAY (NO CLASS)    
W 1/17 Presentation: Latin Lessons 3-4 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 3-4 (Bases) pp. 35-46 [Answers]
F 1/19 Presentation: Latin Lessons 5-6 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Lessons 3-5 (Prefixes)
*Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 5-6 (Bases)
Quiz Drill: Latin Lessons 1-6 (Prefixes, Bases, Linguistic Terms)

pp. 46-56 [Answers]

 

       
M 1/22 Ketchup & Revue Study for Quiz #1
W 1/24 Presentation: Latin Lesson 7 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet]; QUIZ #1 *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 7 (Bases) pp. 57-60 [Answers]
F 1/26 Presentation: Latin Lessons 8-9 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 8-9 (Bases) pp. 60-70 [Answers]
         
M 1/29 Presentation: Latin Lessons 10-11 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 10-11 (Bases) pp. 70-82 [Answers]
W 1/31 Presentation: Latin Lessons 12-13 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 12-13 (Bases)
Quiz Drill: Latin Lessons 7-13 (Bases, Suffixes, Linguistic Terms)

pp. 82-89 [Answers]

F 2/2 Ketchup & Revue Study for Quiz #2
       
M 2/5 Special Lecture: Metaphors Study for Quiz #2
W 2/7 Presentation: Latin Lesson 14 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet]; QUIZ #2 *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 14 (Bases) pp. 90-94 [Answers]
F 2/9 Presentation: Latin Lessons 15-16 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 15-16 (Bases) pp. 94-101 [Answers]
         
M 2/12 *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 17-18 (Bases) pp. 101-112 [Answers]
W 2/14 Presentation: Latin Lessons 19-20 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 19-20 (Bases) pp. 112-119 [Answers]
F 2/16 Ketchup & Revue Quiz Drill: Latin Lessons 14-20 (Bases, Suffixes, Linguistic Terms) Study for Quiz #3
       
M 2/19 HOLIDAY (NO CLASS)  
T(=M) 2/20 Presentation: Latin Lessons 21 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet]; QUIZ #3 *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 21 (Bases); *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 8-21 (Suffixes) pp. 120-124 [Answers]
W 2/21 Presentation: Latin Lessons 22-23 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Latin Lessons 22-23 (Bases) pp. 124-132 [Answers]
F 2/23 Audio: Latin Lessons 24-25 [Transcription] [Handout: Familiar Latin Abbreviations in English] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 24 (Bases)
*Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 25 (Phrases)
*Lesson Drill: Latin Lesson 25 (Abbreviations)

pp. 132-142 [Answers]

         
M 2/26 Ketchup & Revue   Study for Test #1 (Midterm)
W 2/28 Review for the Midterm Midterm Drill: Latin Lessons 1-25 Study for Test #1 (Midterm)
F 3/2 TEST #1 (Midterm)    

SECTION ON GREEK
(Click here for a list of Greek affixes)
DAY DATE
IN-CLASS WORK
DRILLS
HOMEWORK
M 3/12 Special Lecture : American English    
W 3/14

Presentation: Greek Lessons 1-2 [Transcription]

*Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 1-2 (Terms from Greek Myth and History) pp. 158-178
F 3/16 Presentation: Greek Lessons 3-4 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 3-4 (Bases) pp. 178-187 [Answers]
         
M 3/19 Presentation: Greek Lessons 5-6 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 5-6 (Bases)
*Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 4-6 (Prefixes)
pp. 187-196 [Answers]
W 3/21 Ketchup & Revue Study for Quiz #4
F 3/23 Special Lecture: Grimm's Law Study for Quiz #4
       
M 3/26 Presentation: Greek Lesson 7 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet]; QUIZ #4 *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 7 (Bases) pp. 196-201 [Answers]
W 3/28 Presentation: Greek Lessons 8-9 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 8-9 (Bases) pp. 201-211 [Answers]
F 3/30 Presentation: Greek Lessons 10-11 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 10-11 (Bases) pp. 211-220 [Answers]
         
M 4/2 Presentation: Greek Lessons 12-13 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *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 [Answers]
W 4/4 Ketchup & Revue Study for Quiz #5
F 4/6 Special Presentation (Optional) Study for Quiz #5
       
M 4/9 Presentation: Greek Lesson 14 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet]; QUIZ #5 *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 14 (Bases) pp. 231-236 [Answers]
W 4/11 Presentation: Greek Lessons 15-16 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Greek Lessons 14-16 (Suffixes) pp. 236-244 [Answers]
F 4/13 Presentation: Greek Lessons 17-19 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *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 [Answers]


         
M 4/16 Presentation: Greek Lessons 20-21 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 20 (Scientific Forms)
*Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 21 (Scientific Forms)
pp. 257-265 [Answers]
W 4/18 Presentation: Greek Lessons 22-23 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 22 (Scientific Forms)
*Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 23 (Scientific Forms)
pp. 265-272 [Answers]
F 4/20 Presentation: Greek Lessons 24-25 [Audio] [Transcription] [Worksheet] *Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 24 (Scientific Forms)
*Lesson Drill: Greek Lesson 25 (Scientific Forms)
pp. 272-280 [Answers]
         
M 4/23 Review for the Final   Study for Test #2 (Final Exam)
W 4/25 Wordplay [Transcription]   Study for Test #2 (Final Exam)
F 4/27 Neologisms   Study for Test #2 (Final Exam)
       
M 4/30 Test 2 (Final Exam); 9:30-11:20 am, Main 301  

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