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Unformatted text preview:   •  •  •  µόνος = single, only [monogamous / monoplane / monomania] πολύ = much, many [polygamous] mul5 = many [mulWpara] ὀλίγος = few [oligarchy; oligophagous] πᾶν = all [panhellenism / panorama] Irregular Plurals [dog, dogs] man child box ox wife mouse goose louse foot 3 11/24/13 LaWn words  ­ ­ ­ ­> plural   alumnus, alumni / alumna, alumnae   nucleus, nuclei or nucleuses   radius, radii or radiuses   focus, foci   colossus, colossi   persona, personae and personas / lacuna, lacunae or lacunas / vertebra, vertebrae or vertebras   stratum, strata   datum, data; the data is? the data are?   millennium, millennia / memorandum / memoranda   medium; media is? Or media are?   analysis, analyses / neurosis, neuroses / psychosis, psychoses Greek Gods Jupiter and The5s Jean ­August ­Dominque Ingres, 1811 (Musée Granet) Zeus’s Family •  Zeus and his extended family now rule the world. •  They are said to live on Mount Olympus. Mt. Olympus More LaWn plurals •  •  •  •  •  •  •  apex, apices or apexes curriculum, curricula or curriculums cactus, cactuses or cacW syllabus, syllabuses or syllabi genus, genera species, species stadium, stadiums (modern) or stadia (ancient Greek) Greek and Roman Gods •  First Uranus (Οὐρανός = Sky) reigns with Gaea (Γαῖα = Earth). •  Then Cronus (Κρόνος) reigns with Rhea (Ῥεία). •  Now Zeus (Ζεύς) and Hera (Ἥρα) Hera. •  Zeus must be great general and poliWcian to reign: In short, he must be a great king. •  In fact, he is the patron god of kings. Zeus’s Family •  Zeus has two brothers, Poseidon and Hades. –  The...
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