Week 9 LAL Do Now Brainstorm as many words as you can that have the root words phon/phone mot Greek Root phon/phone = sound • homophone • telephone • headphone • symphony Latin Root mot = to move • motivation • automotive • promote • commotion Academic Vocabulary analogy influence homophone • Words that sound the same, spelled different, with different meanings. • To, two, and too are homophones. telephone • A device that transfers sound across distances. • No one uses the telephone in their house any more because everyone has a cellphone nowadays. headphones • Electronic equipment used for listening to sound. • Some headphones are good quality, while others make the sound fuzzy and unclear. symphony • A collection of sounds that produce music. • The New York City symphony is one of the most well known musical groups. motivation • Encouraging or inspiring movement. • Some students lack the motivation to do well in school. automotive • Self moving vehicle. • The automotive looks cool in all silver and black . promote • To encourage and to move upward or rank. • I promote independent reading for at least 30 minutes a day outside of school. commotion • Chaotic movement. • There was a great deal of commotion in the park, three squirrels were fighting over an acorn. analogy • Comparing two unlike things. • Hot is to Florida as _______ is to the North Pole. influence • An effect on others. • Hang around those who have a positive influence on you.