Friday, March 14, 2014

Spelling Lists March 17th

Root Words Exploration Week 13
Name:  _______________________________________


Facsimile
Assimilate
Resonate
Tenuous
Unison
Subterranean
Philosophy
Terrestrial
Sophisticated
Vacuous
Tactile
Vacuum
Tangible
Convocation
Tentative
Invocation

  1. Please write a definition for 10 of the words on the back of this page.
  2. Please figure out the root word, meaning, and the origin for 4 of the words.
  3. 10 of these words will be randomly selected for Friday’s spelling test.


Word
Root
Meaning
Origin
Ex: Automobile
Auto
Self/One’s Own
Greek
Vacuous



Subterranean



Tentative



Facsimile




Group 2 Spelling List 9
Name:  __________________________

Pattern: Suffixes (-ary, -ory, iry)

imaginary
dormitory
bravery
victory
category
history
library
necessary
machinery
century
lavatory
delivery
stationary
February
mystery
directory
inventory
secretary
military
January
ordinary
grocery
scenery
quagmiry

Group 1 Spelling List 9
Name:  __________________________

Pattern: Review of long-vowel pattern

sold
slide
bleed
crow
wave
bind
glow
school
steep
jail
tone
soak
hold
scene
clue
drew
grind
blind
sneak
feast

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