Here are some words that all have the same root, but that have very different meanings.
Define each word.
What part of speech is each word?
Use each correctly in a sentence that clearly demonstrates its meaning.
HINT: get a GOLD STAR if you can identify the inherent error with one of these words.
The word for today is “perspicacity”.
What part of speech is “perspicacity”?
What other parts of speech can be made from “perspicacity”?
Define “perspicacity” and use it in a sentence.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.