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By Horace Gerald Danner

ISBN-10: 1442233257

ISBN-13: 9781442233256

Horace G. Danner’s A glossary of English notice Roots is a compendium of the most-used observe 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 note popularity wisdom, but additionally grants the rudiments for constructing your lively English vocabulary, making it attainable to deduce the which means of phrases with that you usually are not but familiar. Your wisdom can now extend and may accomplish that exponentially as your expertise of the roots in English phrases and your corresponding skill to decode unexpected phrases grows apace. this can be the start of an excellent psychological linguistic library: so enjoy!”

In A word list of English observe Roots, all note 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 a person 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 through phrases the place the foundation falls at the back of the observe, e.g., acouesthesia and acoumeter. those phrases are by means of phrases the place the foundation 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 note in as many note households as there are parts within the note.

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

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