The Fundamental Etymology Workshop (FEW) is Logophilia’s flagship workshop. FEW brings together a rich and diverse thematic arrangement of Latin and Greek roots in English.
We educate students on the etymological roots of words in English, categorised under :
(1) The Natural Sciences
(2) The Social Sciences
(3) Language & Literature
Words are not made by linguists. Words were made by people. The Logophilia Wordsmithery programme helps students understand the process of word formation in English. These students gain a high degree of ‘dictionary independence’ and get into the habit of making words, or “Wordsmithery”.
Logophilia Wordsmithery is an Etymology-based English Vocabulary Workshop. Students are trained in the processes of word-formation in English. Word affixes are powerful carriers of words: affixes are often involved in the formation of several thousand words.
Once a student learns an affix:
Duration: 26th Dec, 2017 – 5th Jan, 2018