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Latin Derivatives learned in class
The Phrase that Pays
General Translation or meaning:
English Meaning/Explanation:
In flagrante Delicto
Caught Red Handed
flagrant
Non Sequitur
It does not follow:  It is not logical
sequence, consequences
Mens sana in corpore sano
A sound mind in a sound body
mentality, sanity
Corpus Delicti
The main body of evidence in a crime
corporal, Esprit de Corps
Ipso Facto By that very fact the inevitible result, direct consequence
Ex Post Facto From after the deed Retroactively
Per Se
Through or by itself
Intrinsically, by its very being
Quid Pro Quo
What for what
Something received for something else.
Benigno Numine
With the favor of heaven (with God's favor)
Motto of Pittsburgh
Sine Qua Non
That without which
Something essential




Prefixes


a-, ab-, abs-
from, away from
abstain, abnormal
ambi-
both
ambiguity, ambivalent, ambidexterous
tra-, tran-, trans-
across
transient, translucent
re-, red-
back, again

di-, dis-
apart
divest, disengage, diverse,
de-
down, down from, off, thouroughly
decadent, deflate, devious
e-, ex-
out, from
evacuate, eviction, exhaust, excise
in-, il-, im-, ir-
not
immoral, illogical, irrelevant, inept
non-
not
non-responsive, nonentity, non-compliant
un-
not, opposite of
uncouth, unconventual
pro-
forward, infront of, for
progress, pro tem.,
retro-
backward, behind
retrograde, retrogression, retro, retro active




Bases


fort
strong, brave

nul, null
nothing

grand
large
grandeloquent, aggrandizement
vest
clothing
divest, travesty,
corp
body
corporal, Esprit de Corps, corpulent
vert, vers
turn
divert, revert, aversion
temp
time
extemporaneous, temporal
cid, cis
to cut, kill
excise, precision, insecticide
temp
time
temporal, extemporaneous, pro tem.
cid, cis
cut, kill
incision, precision, insecticide
grad, gress
to step, go
regress, egress, agression, retrograde, gradual
fer (not ferr)
to bear or carry
refer, prefer, transfer, confer, conifer
limen
threshold of a door
eliminate, ad limina, subliminal
lumen
light
luminary




Suffixes


-or
one who

-ar
like,pertaining to, having the characteristic of

-ance, -ancy, -ence, -ency (noun)
the quality of ________ing
resiliance, persistance, decadence
-ant, -ent (adjective)
the quality of ________ing
resplendent, independent, flagrant
-ic
pertaining to
horrific, salvific, soporific, specific, rustic
-ous, -ose,
full of
grandiose, verbose, famous,
-ory, -ary
place for
apiary, aviary, laboratory, library
-ile
able, pertaining to
ductile, nubile, facile, agile, docile, fragile, mobile