2019 Term 2 Grade 8 Blocks (Example)

1. Auto- self Latin autobiography                  – someone’s life-story written by himself/herself autograph                           – someone’s own signature automaton                         – a mechanical device that works on its own automobile                         – a car; a passenger vehicle autonomy                           – the right to self-government An automobile (or just plain auto) is a self-propelling motorcar.  An automatic device or mechanism is Read more about 2019 Term 2 Grade 8 Blocks (Example)[…]

2018 Term 4 High School Preparation Blocks

1. Techn- skill, art – Greek Technician – a craftsman, a mechanic Technique* – a skill, a craft, expertise, craftmanship; a method, a manner Technocrat – an expert (a scientist or engineer) who has political influence or power Technologist – an expert in a specific field of technology (technologists completed more demanding courses than technicians Read more about 2018 Term 4 High School Preparation Blocks[…]

2019 Term 2 Primary School Blocks Example

1. Aqua-   water – Latin aqualung – an underwater breathing device used by divers aquamarine – a shade between blue and green; a blue-green gemstone (beryl) aquarium – a building or tank in which plants, fish and other aquatic animals are kept aquarius – a water-carrier; a group of stars (resembling a person pouring water from a Read more about 2019 Term 2 Primary School Blocks Example[…]