Prefixes
Prefixes
Compound Words
Suffixes
Suffixes
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What does MIS- mean?

WRONGLY DONE

100

What does a prefix do to a word?

IT CHANGES ITS MEANING.

100

Where do Nouns and Adjectives usually take the stress? 

To the left.

100

What are the suffixes for verbs?

-ate, -ify, -ing, -ize

100

What does -ISH mean?

SORT OF

200

What does DIS- mean?

NOT, OPPOSITE OF

200

What do the prefixes UP- and DOWN- mean?

UP- to a higher position

DOWN - to a lower position

200

Where do verbs usually take the stress?

To the right.

200

What happens to a word when we add a suffix to it?

It changes the word class or part of speech.

200

Some words are both adjectives and adverbs. Give 3 examples.

FRIENDLY

HARD

LATE

300

What does the prefix UNDER- mean?

NOT ENOUGH

300

What does OVER- mean

TOO MUCH

300

What is the difference between Housewarming and Homecoming?

Housewarming - a party to show your new house

Homecoming - a party for someone returning home

300

We never double these three letters when adding a suffix.

W / X / Y 

300

What do the suffixes -EE, -ER, -OR mean?

THE ONE WHO DOES SOMETHING

400

What is the prefix that means "to do better" or "to grow more" than something else?

OUT- outgrown, outperform, outrun

400

"P" and "B" always ask for IM-

NO, WE CAN ALSO USE UN-

400

Where is the stress on "import" and "export" in case they are nouns?

To the left.

400

The suffixes -ed and -ing can be applied to the same adjective. What is the difference?

-ed - what sbd feels about sth

-ing -what provokes a feeling 

400

What are the parts of speech derived from the verb TO RELY?

Noun - RELIABILITY

ADJ - RELIABLE

ADV - RELIABLY

500

Give two examples of the prefix IN- meaning "too much".

INVALUABLE

INFLAMMABLE

500

Are uninformed and misinformed the same?

UNINFORMED - NOT INFORMED, MISINFORMED - WRONGLY INFORMED

500

Does the word "minute" have a different pronunciation depending on the part of speech? How?

Minute - Noun - /ˈmɪn.ɪt/

Minute - Adjective - /maɪˈnuːt/   

500

The suffixes -al, -ant, -ing, -y are used for what parts of speech?

Nouns and Adjectives.

500

What is the pronunciation of the suffix -ATE

/EIT/ FOR VERBS AND /IT/ FOR ADJECTIVES

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