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9 Exercise 2: Many English words contain Greek roots which are sometimes recognizable without much difficulty. In the English words below, the segments in bold type are Greek roots. With the help of a dictionary, suggest a meaning for these Greek roots. Then copy them in Greek letters. English word meaning of Greek root Greek spelling 1. tele graph 2. apo crypha 3. log ical 4. charit able 5. ellip tical Exercise 3: Transliterate the following words into Greek. i.e., daimon = daimon 1. Kadmos 2. Hektor 3. Agamemnon 4. automatos 5. Sophocles 6. Hera 7. phenomenon (=phainomenon in Greek) 8. sphinx 9. Artemis 10. logos
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10 Pronunciation: A top/father a/ha a/mare dr±ma B bible biblÛon G ganglion (voiced velar plosive; velar nasal, before g, y, k, x, m) g²gglion D decade d¡ka E epic ƒpow Z double consonant [sd]; zd, z adds, zone z¯nh, ³Ayfnaze H they ‡dh Y aspirated voiceless dental plosive (aspirated tau); fricative th. Top/atheist ye´w I intrigue /pip 2 iptv K kind kair´w L logic l´gow M bilabial nasal; meter m¡tron
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Unformatted text preview: N dental nasal; noon nµn J double consonant [ks]; axiom næj O obstacle ¶p´ P bilabial voiceless plosive; poet poihtfw R trilled alveolar liquid; rhinoceros ƒrvw S voiceless fricative [s]; voiced fricative [z] before voiced consonants b, y, d, m. symbol , plasma soF´w, pl²sma T voiceless dental plosive; topography t´pow U put, boot gumnastikf, Kµrow · aspirated voiceless bilabial plosive; aspirated pi. Became fricative in postclassical times: philosophy FilosoFÛa X aspirated voiceless velar plosive; aspirated kappa. cat xor´w C double consonant [ps]; eclipse cuxf V long o. ode ¸nyrvpow 11 ai aisle kairAw au how paæei ei freight; also, digraph representing a single sound læei eu eh-oo; feud eØtæxei hu ei-oo hìrhka oi toil kaloÛ ou boot oºtiw ui u + semivocallic i [y]; in classical times iota was weakened to a glide between vowels and sometimes omitted in spelling ußAw...
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