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ACU 231: Current English Usage of Latin and Greek.
3 hours, 3 credits. A study of the most important Latin and Greek elements in English usage, both literary and scientific; principles of etymology and word formation; and consideration of such specialized vocabularies as poetic, philosophic, legal, and medical. This course is designed to equip the student with the ability to develop a better understanding of the vocabulary of English.
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