Learning Prefixes and Suffixes

Learning Prefixes and Suffixes

Knowing the Greek and Latin origins of a few prefixes and suffixes (beginning and endings mounted on terms) can help us determine also this is of terms. Ante, as an example, means before, and in case we link bellum with belligerant to find the connection out with war, we are going to realize that antebellum is the duration before war. (in the usa, the period that is antebellum our history prior to the Civil War. )

Prefixes showing amount
Meaning Prefixes in English Words
half semi annual, hemi sphere
one uni period, mon archy, mono rail
two bi nary, bi month-to-month, di lemma, di chotomy
hundred cent ury, centi meter, hecto liter
thousand milli meter, kilo meter
Prefixes showing negation
without, no, maybe maybe perhaps not a intimate, a nonymous, il legal, im ethical, in legitimate, ir reverent, un skilled
perhaps maybe not, lack of, opposing, against non breakable, ant acid, anti pathy, contra dict
opposing to, complement to counter clockwise, counter weight
do the contrary of, eliminate, reduce de horn, de vitalize, de value
do the opposite of, deprive of dis establish, dis supply
wrongly, bad mis judge, mis deed
Prefixes showing time
before ante cedent, fore cast, pre cede, pro logue
after post war
again re write, re dundant
Prefixes showing way or position
above, over super vise, super erogatory
across https://datingmentor.org/swinging-heaven-review/, over trans port, trans late
below, under infra sonic, infra framework, sub terranean, hypo dermic
in the front of pro ceed, pre fix
behind re cede
out of ag ag e rupt, ex plicit, ec stasy
into in jection, im merse, en courage, em energy
around circum navigate, peri meter
with co exist, col loquy, com municate, con sequence, cor respond, sym pathy, syn chronize

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