VCR Lesson 3 Presentation
Knowing our vocab words makes us cool cats.
Fill in the blank.
2. Antiquated; out-of-date
Roots: ARKHEIN <G "to begin," "to be first"
ARKHOS <G "ruler," "first in rank"
Alternate forms: archaism n.
Choose the sentence where the bold-faced word is used incorrectly.
(b) The football team is excited about the archaic party this Friday night because lots of pretty cheerleaders are supposed to be there.
(c) Writing letters is becoming an archaic practice in the modern techno-savvy generation.
(d) The archaic tools used by cavemen are now preserved in museums and studied by archaeologists, who attempt to understand how they lived thousands of years BC.