More Words from centum and mille

The prefixes centi- and milli- are also derived from centum and mille. Invite students to find the meanings of these prefixes in a class dictionary. Suggest that they make a chart showing each prefix and its meaning along with words having those prefixes. Have students list the meanings for the words as well. Finally, have students write questions about words with centi- and milli- for classmates to answer.
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