Minor Spells

Scholars choose both a major and minor element to learn from.  The choice
of a minor element determines a smaller component of the scholar's spell
repertoire than the major choice, furnishing the scholar with a chance to
gain more variety in spell types.

In some cases, choosing a minor which differs from the major will make
certain 'mixed-sphere' abilities available; for example, majoring in fire
and minoring in earth opens up the capacity to summon elementals of lava.
On the other hand, choosing a minor to be the same as the major will open up
the chosen sphere's greater spells, which offer powerful control over that
sphere's element.

See also: MAJOR, GREATER, MAGIC

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