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USING THE DICTIONARY
NATIVE AND BORROWED WORDS
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action adjective Alternate choices analysis analyzed Anglo-Saxon animal Anschluss antonyms blank following boat borrowed into English brass instrument called CHAPTER 11 EXERCISE classification colloquial color combining forms common words connotation definition denotation derived dialect diction label element English language English words entries etymology expression figures of speech following words Germanic give the meaning given Greek Greek roots hashish homonyms illustrate indicates International Dictionary Latin roots learned lish lissome literally look marked meanings of words metaphor metonymy Middle English Middle French morpheme ness noun Old English originally meant person pertaining phrases plural prefix pronunciation pyromania reference semantic change sentence showing slang Sometimes sound spelling strike suffixes suggest syllable synecdoche synonyms term thing Thorndike-Barnhart tion tionaries underlined word usage usually verb verbal context vocabulary vowel Webster's New International whale whale-boat whale-line Word defined Word Meaning words borrowed write the number