Words Expressing Fear, Love, and Hatred
Lecture no. 9 from the course: Building a Better Vocabulary
Taught by Professor Kevin Flanigan | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
Agoraphobia. Xenophobia. Claustrophobia. Begin this lecture with words that describe fear. Then, using the Greek root phil/phile and the Latin root amor, build words relating to love. Finally, embrace your inner misanthrope with words about hatred, which spring from the Greek verb misein.