• The DAILY WORD ROOT PUZZLE is 1 of 8 vocabulary activities and word puzzles using Greek and Latin word roots.
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  • Common Core alignment to Daily Word Root Puzzle is to the key phrase:
    "GREEK & LATIN AFFIXES and ROOTS". CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4b+c, 3.4b+c, 4.4b, 5.b, 6.4b, 7.4b, 8.4b, 9-10.4b, 11-12.4b
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    To convey, change or remove from one position, place or person to another (verb)
    Root FER=carry, bear, bring

    Great speed; swiftness; the quality of occurring within a short time (noun)
    Root RAP=grasp, seize

    A greenish-blue coating that forms on brass, copper or bronze when exposed to air for a long time (noun)
    Root VERD=flourish, be green

    A group or clique within a larger group, government or organization; party strife or intrigue; discord (noun)
    Root FAC=make, do

    Deserving to be regarded with contempt, scorn or disdain; contemptible; vile (adjective)
    Root SPIC=look at, see