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Grade 8 English
1.37 peri: going around something

Directions: The following questions are related to the words that are derived from the root "peri", which means "going around something". Match the words with their definitions. After you verify the answers, write the words, their definitions, and example sentences using the words on a sheet of paper.

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Grade 8 English
1.37 peri: going around something

Q 1: The border, boundary, or distance around a figure.
perimorph
perimeter
periodontal
peripatetic

Q 2: A mineral that encloses a different mineral.
perinasal
perimorph
peripheral
peripatetic

Q 3: Near or around the nose.
perinasal
peripeteia
perimeter
perinatal

Q 4: A sudden and unexpected change of fortune or reverse of circumstances, especially in a literary work.
periodontal
peripatetic
perimorph
peripeteia

Q 5: Pertaining to the outer edges, especially of the field of vision.
perinatal
perimorph
peripheral
peripatetic

Q 6: Occurring during the period around birth, from approximately 5 months before to 1 month after.
perimeter
peripatetic
perinatal
perimorph

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