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By R. Kent Smith

Construction VOCABULARY for school is a vocabulary worktext that is helping you raise your educational vocabulary via a pragmatic, reinforcing process that promotes mastery of the phrases and be aware components studied. The textual content starts via offering the fundamentals akin to universal prefixes, suffixes, and roots. workouts partially 1 ask you to paintings via matching, multiple-choice, sentence fill-in, and finishing a passage sections. the teachings in part 2 introduce phrases from quite a few educational disciplines that can assist you be successful around the curriculum. routines partially 2 comprise matching, sentence fill-ins, and finishing a passage sections.

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Nepotism : resentment :: a. optimism : hatred b. cooperation : appreciation c. bitterness : admiration d. abolish : boldness 10. chronic : persistent :: a. anger : frequently b. happiness : temporary c. humor : permanently d. ceaseless : continuous Chapter 3 • Word Parts and Challenging Words 33 Copyright 2010 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s).

8. 9. 10. antediluvian rectify infidelity equivocal panacea syndrome cure for all ills, a universal remedy responsible for, guilty of unfaithfulness, treason set of symptoms a model, an example before the Flood, ancient wavering, uncertain, indefinite mind reading, extrasensory perception (ESP) make right, correct the substitution of a mild word for one thought to be harsh or offensive Chapter 4 • Word Parts and Challenging Words 41 Copyright 2010 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part.

1. para a. 2. tele b. 3. culp c. 4. eu d. 5. ante e. 6. rect f. 7. fid g. 8. equ h. 9. pan i. 10. sym, syn j. far, distant all good, well beside, beyond equal together with faith before straight, correct blameworthy, at fault Fill-Ins with Word Parts Select the appropriate word part so the proper word is formed in each sentence. para tele culp eu ante rect fid equ pan syn 1. The earth is divided into two hemispheres at the ator. 2. The police were afraid the large crowd would break into when the concert was canceled.

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