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Morpheme Triangles & Meaning Maps Created by Jessica Mitchell
Trans –port-ed Present tense To past tense across To move + shouted + nodded + walked + kicked ? edit + sped + balanced ? sport + import + export + porter + port + portable + Portland ? Portugal + transfer + transplant ? trance + transit + translate + trans-Atlantic Use morpheme triangles when word has 3 morphemes
To do again To view seriously Dis-re-spect-ful Take or removeTo be full of + spectacle + spectator + spectacular + special ? species + spectacles + hateful + wrongful + wonderful + beautiful ? fulcrum + disagree ? distance + discover + disallow ? dissing me + retell + replay + reposition ? reptile + retool Use morpheme rectangles when word has 4 morphemes
Click Lessons to find: Search morpheme matchups and select handout *Other morphology and vocabulary activities can be found here. ReadWriteThink.org
Branch examples and important information about word off of the center circle. Meaning Maps In the center write target word. Target word example
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