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)[…]

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[…]

2019 Term 1 Primary School Blocks Example

1. Gel- icy cold, frozen, stiff– Latin gel – a semi-solid, jelly-like substance gelato – ice-cream gelatine – a colourless food ingredient that is derived from collagen obtained from various animal body parts gelation – the process of freezing a liquidWe use the word “congeal” to describe the process of changing from a liquid to a Read more about 2019 Term 1 Primary School Blocks Example[…]