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3.4: §112. Exercises, Chapter 17

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  • §112. Exercises, Chapter 17

    A.Write in Greek the 1st or 2nd declension noun that forms the first element in each of the following compounds, and provide its English meaning:

    e.g., phonology φωνη voice
    1. anthropology ____________________ ____________________
    2. geometry ____________________ ____________________
    3. demography ____________________ ____________________
    4. theosophy ____________________ ____________________
    5. ecology ____________________ ____________________
    6. ophthalmology ____________________ ____________________
    7. organology ____________________ ____________________
    8. cardiography ____________________ ____________________
    9. technocracy ____________________ ____________________
    10. zoology ____________________ ____________________
    11. psychometric ____________________ ____________________
    12. osteopathy ____________________ ____________________

    B.Using a dictionary if necessary, give the etymological meaning of the following:

    e.g., lithography stone writing
    1. etymology ______________________________
    2. chronometry ______________________________
    3. bibliomania ______________________________
    4. economy ______________________________
    5. telescopy ______________________________
    6. oligarchy ______________________________
    7. necromancy ______________________________
    8. philosophy ______________________________

    For Key to Exercises (Greek), see Appendix III.

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