Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Greek Root Tree

No description
by

Christina Tauber

on 6 January 2016

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Greek Root Tree

Roots

#1 "bio"
Meaning: life

Origin: Greek
#2: "ology"
Meaning: the study of

Origin: Greek

#3 "mono"
Meaning: one, alone, single

Origin: Greek
Zoology
"bio"
"ology"
"mono"

Monocle
a. an eye glass for one eye
biology
dictionary.com
a. the study of life
Greek Root Tree
Definition:
a. A word or word element from which other words are formed, as by adding affixes.
Houghton Mifflin, The American Heritage Student Dictionary
Sentence:
I like biology because
we get to learn about cells.
+1
+2
+1
+2
a. the study of animal life
+1
+2
+1
b. The branch of biology that deals with animals
Houghton Mifflin, The American Heritage Student Dictionary
+2
I hope my college offers zoology classes, I would love to learn about animals and possibly become a vet.
Sentence:
dictionary.com
Sentence
I can't read the small text because my monocle fell out of my pocket and shattered into bits and pieces.
+1
+2
+1
+2
dictionary.com
+1
+2
+2
+1
+2
+2
+1
+2
+2
"anti/ant"
"path"
"metr/meter"
antisocial
dictionary.com
Sentence:
Today Margo felt antisocial and wanted to go somewhere far away from the tourists.
+1
+2
+1
+2
#4 "anti/ant"
Meaning: against,
opposite of

Origin: Greek
+1
+2
+2
a. unwilling or unable to associate in
a normal or friendly way with other people.
b. opposed or detrimental to social order or
the principles on which society is constituted
#5 "Path"
meaning: feeling, suffering, disease
Origin: Greek
Pathology
+1
+2
+1
+2
While focusing on pathology, scientists focus on studying the causes of different diseases and their symptoms.
Sentence:
dictionary.com
a. the science or the study of the
origin, nature, and
course of diseases
#6 "metr/meter"
Meaning: measure


Origin: Greek
+1
+2
+2
Metric
dictionary.com
Sentence:
Mrs. Harmon flipped the ruler over and stated, "In the metric system, we use centimeters not inches. "
+1
+2
+1
+2
a standard for measuring or evaluating something, especially one that uses figures or statistics:
Full transcript