Notes to Homework 4 (Lessons 5 and 6)
acou(s)-, acu(s)-: One of the most common words containing this (besides acoustics) has
lost its initial a-: presbycusis, or age-related decline of hearing (presby- means old).
As an EMT, you will probably never have to use
them will probably deal with parts of the body.
Physicians and nurses prefer EMTs to speak i
Homework Guide for Lessons 3 and 4 (Homework 3)
See the lecture notes, which are probably enough for this lesson.
p. 39: As usual, dont worry about the details here. The upshot is that a Greek verbal root
(a root expressing a v