Test Prep Vocabulary – Root Words – “phil”

Nativity Scene
Jesus loved all his neighbors in a way that models philanthropy for all of us.

Today’s Root:¬†¬†phil

love

Word Building:

philander – to flirt
philanthropic – benevolent
philanthropist – one who helps others in acts of philanthropy
philanthropy – Active humanitarianism.

Sample Sentence:

In the greatest act of philanthropy ever, Jesus came to earth for you.