Vocab from Classical Roots

Lesson 7- Michelle Zheng

Fill in the blank with the appropriate term

The over 700 ways the former Navy Seal could kill with his bare hands are ________ under the many methods of ending life he knew.

subsume

v. to place under a larger category or under a general heading or principle


other forms:

n. subsumption

Synonyms

categorize

contain

entail

Antonyms

exclude

omit

leave out

origins

Latin-------------Latin

sub (below) + sumere (to take) -> subsumere-> subsume

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFdgjYoBMIg

start at 1:30

Which sentence uses the term in bold incorrectly?

a. Subsume is subsumed under vocab words in lesson 7.

b. People can be subsumed into 10 categories: those who understand binary and those who don't.

c. The subsumption of Paul Blart: Mall Cop under Top Ten Movie Classics was undisputed.

d. He was under the subsumption that everyone loved him.

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D is the answer because it is actually assumption, which has the same root.