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Spelling – Teaching Spelling – Spelling Word Lists

pipable

obesity

ossify

digit

nagging

cantonment

enculturate

tractile

ciguatera

prosody

minnow

elicitor

cumulus

greffier

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Lesson 163.

Semi (Latin), and hemi (Greek), ha1f; super (Latin), over or above; trans
(Latin), beyond or through; and inter (Latin), among or between.

sem’i breve      sem’i co lon       sem’i qua ver
sem’i tone       sem’i cir cle      sem i ton’ic
hem’i sphere     hem’i cy cle       hem i morph’ic
hem’i trope      hem i he’dral      hem i spher’ic
su per add’      su per fi’cial     su per in duce’
su per scribe’   su per’flu ous     su per struct’ure
tran scend’ent   trans at lan’tic   tran’si to ry
trans fig’ure    trans fus’i ble    trans mis’si ble
in’ter course    in ter mit’tent    in ter reg’num
in’ter lude      in ter ces’sor     in ter sec’tion

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Extra (Latin), beyond.

ex tra ju di’cial        ex tra phys’ic al
ex tra pro vin’cial      ex tra trop’ic al

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Lesson 161.

The word miss signifies to err, to go wrong; in the compound
the last s is omitted.

mis guide’    mis be lief’     mis reck’on
mis spell’    mis con ceive’   mis con’strue
mis choose’   mis di rect’     mis gov’ern
mis chance’   mis re cite’     mis guid’ance

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Words formed by the Prefixes up and under.

up raise’    un der lay’      un’der hand
up heave’    un der write’    un’der growth
up’right     un der sign’     un’der brush
up’ward      un der neath’    un’der shot

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Counter, from the Latin contra, against.

coun’ter pane    coun’ter sign     coun ter move’
coun’ter feit    coun’ter point    coun ter weight’

Spelling – Prefixes – Extra

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Lesson 162.

Words formed by the prefixes out and over.

out brave’   o ver reach’     o’ver board
out grow’    o ver awe’       o’ver alls
out pour’    o ver flow’      o’ver night
out talk’    o ver freight’   o’ver sight

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