|Word root/ prefix||Root Meaning||Words based on the Root|
|Log/o||word, doctrine, discourse||Logic - correct reasoning|
Monologue - a long speech by one speaker
Analogy - similarity, especially between things otherwise dissimilar
|Loqu, locu||speak||Eloquent - speaking beautifully and forcefully|
Loquacious - very talkative
Elocution - art of public speaking
|Luc||light||Elucidate - to explain, to throw light on|
Lucid - easily understood, giving off light
Translucent - allowing light through.
|Macro||large, great||Macroevolution - large scale evolution|
Macromolecule - a large molecule
Macroeconomics - study of the overall forces of economy
|Magn/a/i||great, large||Magnify - make larger|
Magnificent - grand
Magnate - a powerful person, especially in business or industry.