Latin and Greek Word Roots Handout

Grade Levels
4th - 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
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2 pages


Teach your students how to better understand English word roots and meanings with this chart containing some of the most common Latin and Greek roots found in English, developed by Strive Academics.

This product includes a chart listing 38 word roots of Latin and Greek origin that commonly appear in vocabulary words used in a variety of standardized tests.

Subject: Latin and Greek roots

Pages: 2

Difficulty: 4th grade and up

This chart includes 38 Latin and Greek word roots, the meaning of the root, and examples of a few words that contain the root for each one given. This is great way to start teaching students about word roots and how they affect the meaning of words in the English language. This is great for vocabulary practice overall but especially useful for test prep where vocabulary may be an issue for students.

Total Pages
2 pages
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