Vocabulary from Classical Roots: Week 8

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  1. To attack violently, to assault.
    Assail
  2. To attack with words; to ridicule or criticize harshly.
    Assail
  3. Jumping from one thing to another; rambling.
    Desultory
  4. Haphazard or random.
    Desultory
  5. To rejoice greatly; to be triumphant.
    Exult
  6. Capable of returning to the original shape after being bent of stretched.
    Resilient
  7. Buoyant; recovering quickly from illness, change, or misfortune.
    Resilient
  8. Conspicuous; striking.
    Salient
  9. Projecting up or out.
    Salient
  10. To recover health after illness.
    Convalesce
  11. To use to one's advantage.
    Avail
  12. Widely occurring or in general use.
    Prevalent
  13. Heroic courage; bravery.
    Valor
  14. To develop gradually.
    Evolve
  15. To change from a simpler to a more complex form of animal or plant life.
    Evolve
  16. Speaking in a steady, easy flow of words; talkative; glib.
    Voluble
  17. Salio, Salire, Salui, Saltum,
    To jump, To leap.
  18. Valeo, Valere, Valui, Valitum,
    To be Strong.
  19. Volvo, Volvere, Volvi, Volutum,
    To revolve.
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Vocabulary from Classical Roots: Week 8
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Lesson 14 Roots: Sports
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