What are Root Words? Root words are sometimes called base words. A root word is the smallest form of a word before it has anything added to it. Read More...
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Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on Grade 2 reading and content, choosing flexibly from an array of strategies. [L.2.4]
Use a known root word as a clue to the meaning of an unknown word with the same root (e.g., addition, additional). [L.2.4c]