In So Many Words

Books of Educational and Informational Comics from Larry Paros


Book VI: People Who Love People (Personhood)

Baa: Humbug!

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Key Root for this column

Latin: gregius, from grex, greg, "flock, herd, drove, swarm."

Minor Roots

Latin: ex, "out."

Words and Phrases List

aggregate, aggregation, congregate, egregious, gregarious, integrate, integral, integration, segregate, segregation, bellwether, black sheep, sheepish

Thoughts for Today

  1. Are there any black sheep among the people you know?
  2. What things are you most sheepish about?
  3. What things are most integral to your life? What makes them so?
  4. Do we live in a fully integrated society? What are the benefits/downsides of the integration of diverse people into our culture?
  5. What, if any, bellwethers do you look to for guidance in making your decisions?