Latin and Greek Roots, Prefix, Suffix Lessons, Lists & Teaching Helps

An important part of increasing English vocabulary and comprehension is learning Latin and Greek word roots, prefixes and suffixes. More than half of the words students will encounter have recognizable word parts, and many of these types of words have their origins in Latin and Greek roots. These base words, prefixes and suffixes have unique semantic features and consistent orthographic patterns. As younger readers review, study and start using them, they will better learn how to pronounce and spell them, along with understanding their meaning. Also, check out our latest posts for more Latin and Greek roots and vocabulary: 373 Greek and Latin Roots in English Words and 106 More Vocabulary and Spelling Worksheets, Lists, Texts and Videos, Grades 1-8, you may also want to look at 150 Vocabulary Word-Definition Lists and Worksheets for Middle – High School.

Greek and Latin Roots Lesson with 3 Lists

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Latin and Greek Roots, Prefix-Suffix Lessons, Lists and Teaching Helps

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