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Classical Roots A_Lesson10

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Section 1

Question Answer
CRESto grow
FACIOto make
TEXOto weave
ac=adto
exfrom
similealike
prebefore
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Section 2

Question Answer
ac=adtoward
exout of
benewell
CRESCEREto grow
FACEREto make
TEXEREto weaver
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Section 3

Question Answer
benegood
TEXUIto weaver
CREVIto grow
FECIto make
ef=exfrom
mollissoft
fyfrom ficare -" to make"
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Section 4

Question Answer
CRETUMto grow
FACTUMto make
TEXTUMto weave
benewell
ef=exout of
fyfrom facere - "to make"
con=cumwith
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Section 5

Question Answer
pretextn. A false reason put forward to conceal the true one
crecendon. A gradual increase in sound, often referring to music.
excrescencen Abnormal grown or outgrowth
beneficencen. Doinng good or causing good to be done; kindly action.
efficaciousadj. Effective as a means or remedy
factionn. conflict within an organization or nation
contextn. The circumstances surrounding an event or situation.
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Section 6

Question Answer
As the parade approached, the drum beat rose in a deafening ___/crescendo
Pictograpsh of mythological creatures ofent show ___extra faces, arms, or legs.excrescenes
The Peace Corps organizes many forms of American ___ in countries througout the world.beneficence
"Example is always more ___ than precept." -Samuel JohnsonExample
Because of heated ___ on the location of missiles, congress delayed a vote.faction
Using the ___ of a sore throat, I managed to stay home to see the whole World Series.pretext
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Section 7

Question Answer
facileadj. Acting, working, or proceeding with ease; fluent, (sometimes, superficial, when something is too easily done.)
facsimilen. An exact copy of a book, painting, document, etc.
factionn. A group or clique witing a larger group, party, or government
mollifytr.v. To calm; to make gentler or softer in feeling
contextn. The parts before or after a word or statement that influence its meaning
acrueintr. v. To come as a natural increase or advantage.
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Section 8

Question Answer
Finalists in the national spellig bee ar exceptionally ___ spellers.facile
Many libraries hav ea ___ of the first printed edition of Shakespeare's plays.facsimile
In Lord of the Flies the sociey formed by the marooned schoolboys breaks into two ___, the hunters and the fire builders.factions
Satisfaction ___ when people earn their living doig what they truly enjoy.accrue
The___ of "the bow of a ship" tells you that bow does not mean " a bending of the body" or "a weapon used with arrows."context
According tot he fable, the goddess Juo cannon___ the peacock, who frets because it lacks a pleasing voice to match its great beauty.mollify
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Section 9