Reading the Signs

As I was doing this assignment, I was amazed at how often I came across a Latin morpheme. It was like literally everywhere I went, I took a picture of words that I knew just off the top of my head that could have been broken down. Since the beginning of this assignment, every time I turned my head, there was a sign with Latin morpheme’s scattered all over it. I couldn’t really take a decent picture on the highway while driving, so I took plenty at the mall (since i’m there almost everyday). To me this assignment was easy, fun, and very informative. As I continue learning about the suffixes, prefixes, and bases I begin to realize that we really do live off of Latin Morphemes. Having some memorization from some morphemes it was very easy to distinguish words. I had help from my boyfriend, but he really didn’t understand what I was doing, so when I explained it to him he started to take pictures of signs that had words that could be broken down, with it’s definition (to this day he still does this, LOL). I believe that this assignment should be used on a daily bases because it helps people understand at least what the word means. Just by knowing the root of the word can really make a difference on how you define words.

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I think I got at least 4 different faces while bending over trying to take this picture. It’s on the bottom of the escalator at the mall. I took this November 15, 2014 @ 5:44. It’s Latin Morphemes are:
Pass: to endure, suffer || en: in, into, against || Ger: to carry, produce
At: verbal suffix || Tend: to Stretch, strive
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My 2nd favorite store, Macys! This picture was taken November 15, 2014 @ 5:14 pm. I was actually trying to start my early christmas shopping. It’s Latin morphemes are:
Ex: out, from, completely || Clus: to shut || Ive: tending to
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My boyfriend actually took this one. It was taken at his job November 19, 2014 @ 2:14 pm. He actually broke down its latin morphemes which are:
Sens: to feel, think || It: to go || Ive: Tending to
Magn: great
Act: to do, drive || Ive: Tending to
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My favorite place to go, The bank. This picture was taken on PAY DAY ! November 17, 2014 @ 11:37 am. Its latin morphemes are:
Fer: to bear, carry
Aud: to hear
Sist: to stand || Ance: quality of
Vis: to see
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Another one of m boyfriends artwork. This was taken when he was coming home November 19, 2014 @ 5:12 pm. Its Latin morphemes are:
Fic: to do, make
Lat: to bear, carry
Pro: forward, in front of, for || Secut: to follow

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My boyfriend and I are obsessed with this store! This picture was taken November 15, 2014 @ 5:22 pm. Its latin morphemes are:
Ex: out, from, completely || Press: to press
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My mom likes to shop here, it’s all kitchen appliances. It was taken November 17, 2014 @ 4:47 pm. Its latin morphemes are:
In: in, into, against, not || Spir: to breathe || ion: act of 
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I always find this picture adorable. It was taken November 15, 2014 @ 5: 26 pm. Its latin morphemes are:
In: in, into, against, not || struct: to build || ion: act of
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Every time I see this sticker, I always wonder to myself who would actually try doing this lol. But either way, It was taken November 15, 2014 @ 6:01 pm. Its latin morphemes are:
Pre: before, in front of || vent: to come
Pro: forward, in front of, for || duct: to lead
Ob: toward, against, completely || Tain: to hold
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These signs suck. This picture was taken leaving the mall November 15, 2014 @ 6:12 pm. Its latin morphemes are:
Per: through, wrongly, completely || Mit: to send, let go
Val: to be strong, be worthy || Id: tending to
Ex: out, from, completely || Pens: to hang, weigh, pay
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This should be next to the other sign, but I don’t know how to move pictures around, well it was taken November 15, 2014 @6:23 pm as well, and its latin morphemes are:
Und: wave || Grad: to step, go || Ate: possessing
ad: to, toward || miss: to send, let go || ion: Act of

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Taken in my favorite spots when I’m craving pizza late night (Campus Pizza). This picture is from November 14, 2014 @ 2:47 am. It’s Latin Morphemes are:
Ex: out, from, completely || it: to go

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As I was watching Frozen on TV on November 18, 2014 @ 12:30 pm, I saw a commercial with my tv subscriber which happens to be.. Optimum! Its Latin Morphemes are:
Optim: best

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I happen to pass the nassau coliseum at least 4 times a day and read this sign and never take interest in what is has to say. But on November 15, 2014 @6:23 pm, It caught my eye. It’s Latin morphemes are:
Pro: forward, in front of, for || Fess: to speak || Ion: act of || al: to grow tall
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Eucerin, My body lotion. I literally can not leave my house without this on. Especially during this winter! This picture was taken November 13, 2014 @ 9:57 a.m. It’s Latin Morphemes are
Pro: Forward, in front of, for || Ion: Act of
Spect: to build
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Who doesn’t love a nice smile? I know I do! This picture was taken November 13, 2014 @ 8:47 am. It’s latin morphemes are:
Mult: many || Pro: forward, in front of, for || ion: act of
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I bought this for my friends baby who turned One Saturday! November 15, 2014 @ 8:56 pm. Its Latin morphemes are:
Act: to do, drive || ity: quality of
Feat: to do, make
Con: with, together, very || Tain: to hold
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It’s kind of blurry, but I was driving and had to do it quick. When I’m driving and I stop for someone, I hope to see some hustling, but if it’s vice versa, I think I’ll take my time lol. This picture was taken November 19, 2014 @ 9:43, My last and final picture. Its only latin morphemes are:
Ped: foot