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By Horace Gerald Danner

ISBN-10: 1442233257

ISBN-13: 9781442233256

Horace G. Danner’s A word list of English note Roots is a compendium of the most-used note roots of the English language. As Timothy B. Noone notes in his foreword: “Dr. Danner’s ebook permits you not just to accumulate your passive English vocabulary, leading to be aware popularity wisdom, but additionally grants the rudiments for constructing your energetic English vocabulary, making it attainable to deduce the which means of phrases with that you aren't but familiar. Your wisdom can now extend and should accomplish that exponentially as your knowledge of the roots in English phrases and your corresponding skill to decode surprising phrases grows apace. this can be the start of an exceptional psychological linguistic library: so enjoy!”

In A word list of English observe Roots, all be aware roots are indexed alphabetically, in addition to the Greek or Latin phrases from which they derive, including the roots’ unique meanings. If the present that means of anyone root differs from the unique which means, that's indexed in a separate column. within the examples column, the phrases which comprise the foundation are then indexed, beginning with their prefixes, for instance, dysacousia, hyperacousia. those root-starting phrases then are via phrases the place the foundation falls at the back of the note, e.g., acouesthesia and acoumeter. those phrases are via phrases the place the basis falls within the center or the tip, as in such phrases as bradyacusia and odynacusis.. during this demeanour, A word list of English note Roots locations the be aware in as many observe households as there are parts within the notice.

This paintings will curiosity linguists and philologists and a person drawn to the etymological features of English language.

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