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"Admonishing"

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Nature, Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1836

Emerson, Ralph Waldo. Nature. Boston: James Munroe, 1836. Print.

Which of the following is most likely the Latin root of the word “admonishing” in line 14?

A

monere, meaning “to remind”

B

monarchos, meaning “to rule”

C

monogram, meaning “to decorate”

D

monstrum, meaning “to frighten”

E

monstra, meaning “to explain”