25 Nov 2015

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VOCAB SESSION 1

In this Session 1 We will discuss some new words along with there root words and other related words.So let us start the session 1 of our Vocabulary Building Classes.

HOW TO TALK ABOUT PERSONALITY TYPES:
Every Human is, in one way or other unique. so let us know in which category that person be placed.

ME FIRST:
This type of person is simple, above board every question ends at what's mine in it? Selfish in nature. His Greed is above every thing This type of person is known as EGOIST.

HEIGHT OF CONCEIT:
This type person always speaks about his achievements in his like like "you know how i won that medal". This type of Person is known as EGOTIST.

ALONE:
This type of person always thinks in his mind "what Others thing of me ?","how do i look ?" He prefers solitude. He thinks about minute details of himself. This type of person is known as an INTROVERT.

LET US DO IT TOGETHER:
This type of person is social in nature. He always try to do the job in group. Just antonym of INTROVERT. This type of person is known as EXTROVERT.

HELP OTHERS:
This type of person is always ready to help others. This type of person is known as ALTRUIST. Synonym- PHILANTHROPIST.

HATES WOMEN:
This type of person hates women and is known as MISOGYNIST.

AWAY FROM SOCIETY:
This type of person remains away from the society i.e seclude from society to face hardship of life and such person is known as ASCETIC.

HATES MARRIAGE:
This type of person hates marriage and is known as MISOGAMIST.

In the above we have discussed a number of words. So now its time to know the root words of the above said words.

In case of EGOTIST AND EGOIST Ego is the root word

ROOT WORD - EGO:
Meaning of EGO is "I" so it is clear that in the above said 2 words the meaning is related to i. the person who talks about his achievements is known as EGOTIST and the person with selfish motto is known as EGOIST.

Other words which can be made with EGO root are EGOCENTRIC, EGOMANIAC . EGOCENTRIC means the person who thinks himself at the center of the universe. Whereas, EGOMANIAC means the person who carries egoism to a height i.e to obsession.

ROOT WORD - GYNE And MISO:
Meaning of gyne is "woman" so it is clear that the word Misogynist is related to woman and the word MISO- means to "hate" so the meaning of misogynist is hates women.

ROOT WORD - GAMY:
Meaning of gamy is "Marriage" so it is clear that the word Misogamist is related to hate marriage.

Other words made from Gamy are Bigamy,Polygamy.Bigamy which means that act of having 2 marriages because "Bi" means 2. which is not legal in India In case of polygamy poly means more than 2 so the meaning for the word polygamy is to have more 2 marriages.

THE ACT OF HAVING MORE THAN 2 WIVES IS KNOWN AS POLY GYNE.

THE WORD WHICH DENOTES ABOUT THE MAN IS "ANDR" WE FIND THIS WORD IN OUR PHONE'S OPERATING SYSTEM i.e ANDROID A ROBOT WHICH BEHAVE LIFE A MAN.

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