LOVE phil- meaning "love"
1. INGRATIATE (v) To try hard to please or find favor in another What are three things you can do to ingratiate yourself to your teacher?
2. PHILANTHROPIST (n) A person that loves mankind enough to donate their time and money for others Can you name any famous philanthropists?
3. PHILOSOPHY (n) An area of investigation into truths for the love of knowledge
4. BIBLIOPHILE (n) A person who loves books or collecting books What is the largest library in the world?
5. PHILHARMONIC (adj) music loving Who is one of the best-selling musicians of the 1950’s?
6. PHILOPROGENITIVE (adj) characterized by love of one's child Which “mother” won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979?
7. PHILATELIST (n) A person who loves stamps, so they collect or study them This picture is from 2010: How much did a stamp cost then? How much does a stamp cost today?
8. PHILANDER (v) To carry on flirtatious, loving relationships with many people
9. PHILODENDRON (n) A wood-loving, tropical American climbing plant What is the world’s fastest growing plant?
10.PHILTER (n) A love potion
11. PHILOLOGY (n) The study of text due to a love of learning and literature. What is the most difficult language for English speakers to learn? http://youtu.be/CbDKASjAeDs
12. PHILADELPHIA (n) The "city of brotherly love" (adelphos= brother) Can you name all 7 pro teams based in Philadelphia?
13. PHILOGYNY (n) The love or liking of women What is the most famous painting of a woman? Who painted it?
14. PHILHELLENIC (adj) Loving Greece or anything Grecian What is this a picture of? One of the most recognizable structures in the world…
The Parthenon Look familiar? What building does this remind you of?
VOCABULARY ACTIVITY (DUE WED) • FIND 5 PICTURES (magazine, clipart, *Internet, drawn) • FOR EACH PICTURE, WRITE 1-2 SENTENCES EXPLAINING WHICH VOCABULARY WORD(S) THE PICTURE RELATES TO AND WHY. • BE SURE THE SENTENCES ARE COMPLETE WITH CORRECT SPELLING AND GRAMMAR. (*include URL for Internet selected pictures)
EXAMPLE The person who would wear this shirt could be described as philhellenic. Only someone with a love of Greece would go out of their way to buy a shirt like this. https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRZ4Hdf3bj_Y_IBtiCMHrcB3u56EXpS5JzXFOlU4Jr9hLtmnOQiRQ