Prefixes
What is a prefix?• A prefix is a an affix.• A prefix changes the meaning of a root word.• A prefix must be added to the be...
EXAMPLES• Bi-  ▫ Bicycle  ▫ Biannually  ▫ Bilingual• Pre-  ▫ Preview  ▫ Predict  ▫ Prepare
Multi ---          Many• Multinational,• multilingual• multicultural
un ---          not• unhappy• unimpressed• unprepared
trans ---         across• transatlantic• transcanadian• transnational
Re ---      do again• review• reread• restart
cyber --- related to• cyberspace• cyberfriends               computers• cyberbullying
inter --- between• international• interplanetary• intercity
mis ---       Wrong /• mistake     incorrect• misinform• mishappen
Can you think of any  other prefixes?
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Task3.4.danielle dilkes.practicum

  1. 1. Prefixes
  2. 2. What is a prefix?• A prefix is a an affix.• A prefix changes the meaning of a root word.• A prefix must be added to the beginning of a root word.• A prefix is NOT a word.
  3. 3. EXAMPLES• Bi- ▫ Bicycle ▫ Biannually ▫ Bilingual• Pre- ▫ Preview ▫ Predict ▫ Prepare
  4. 4. Multi --- Many• Multinational,• multilingual• multicultural
  5. 5. un --- not• unhappy• unimpressed• unprepared
  6. 6. trans --- across• transatlantic• transcanadian• transnational
  7. 7. Re --- do again• review• reread• restart
  8. 8. cyber --- related to• cyberspace• cyberfriends computers• cyberbullying
  9. 9. inter --- between• international• interplanetary• intercity
  10. 10. mis --- Wrong /• mistake incorrect• misinform• mishappen
  11. 11. Can you think of any other prefixes?

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