Progress Check 2

Progress Check 2 - Progress Check #2 VOCABULARY (50 Points)...

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Progress Check #2 VOCABULARY (50 Points) PART A. Fill in the blanks in each sentence below (2 pts. each/ total of 30 pts). Choose from the following words: history Spelling example inference pronunciation speech Synonym prefix antonym definitions meaning original context definition suffix 1. The base, or root , of a word gives its ______original ______ meaning, which often comes from another language. It may be a root word from Greek, Latin, French, German, or Spanish. 2. A ________prefix__________ is a word part added to the front of a root word and changes the _______meaning___________ of the word. 3. A _______suffix ___________ is a word part added to the end of a root word. It most often changes the part of _________speech _________ of a word as it is used in a sentence. 4. An author often provides clues right in the ________context __________ to help you understand the meaning of unknown words. 5. A type of context clue where the writer provides the meaning of a word within the sentence, or in the sentence following the unknown word, is called a _________definition _________ clue. 6. A type of context clue where the writer provides a word that is similar in meaning to the unknown word is called a ________synonym__________ clue. 7. A type of context clue where the writer provides a word that means the opposite of the unknown word is called an _____antonym _____________ clue. 8.
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course ENG 032 taught by Professor Monday during the Spring '12 term at DeVry Chicago.

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Progress Check 2 - Progress Check #2 VOCABULARY (50 Points)...

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