Suffixation

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Suffixation

  1. 1. SUFFIXATION<br />WILSON BURGOS AROCA<br />UNIVERSIDAD DE CALDAS – UNIVERSIDAD SURCOLOMBIANA<br />MASTER’S PROGRAM ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING<br />
  2. 2. SUFFIX<br />In grammar, a suffix (also postfix, ending) is an affix which is placed at the end of a word.<br />Suffixes can carrygrammaticalinformation (inflectionalsuffixes), or lexical information (derivationalsuffixes).<br />
  3. 3. INFLECTIONAL SUFFIXATION<br />Some inflectional suffixes in present day English:<br />-s third person singular present <br />-ed past tense <br />-ing progressive/continuous <br />-en past participle <br />-s plural <br />-en plural (irregular) <br />-er comparative <br />-est superlative <br />-n&apos;t negative<br />’s Genitive case<br />
  4. 4. INFLECTIONAL SUFFIXATION<br />
  5. 5. DERIVATIONAL SUFFIXATION<br />NOUN NOUN SUFFIXES<br />NOUN/ADJECTIVE NOUN/ADJECTIVE SUFFIXES<br />VERB NOUN SUFFIXES<br />ADJECTIVE NOUN SUFFIXES<br />VERB SUFFIXES<br />NOUN ADJECTIVE SUFFIXES<br />ADJECTIVE SUFFIXES IN BORROWED AND NEO-CLASSICAL WORDS<br />OTHER ADJECTIVE SUFFIXES<br />ADVERB SUFFIXES<br />
  6. 6. COMPLETE THE SENTENCES ACCORDING TO THE WORD<br />This _________ works for a gang.<br />________ are very serious people.<br />It is a small book. It is a _________<br />I am smoking an expensive _______<br />Her name is Sonia. She works as a _________<br />During my _________ I watched too much TV<br />RACKET<br />LONDON<br />BOOK<br />CIGAR<br />WAITER<br />BOY<br />
  7. 7. 1. NOUN NOUN SUFFIXES<br />
  8. 8. 1. NOUN NOUN SUFFIXES<br />
  9. 9. COMPARISONS<br />
  10. 10. COMPLETE THE TEXT WITH THE CORRECT WORD<br />“Al Jabab was a famous __________politician who travelled to the visit the _________ people in America. Although he spoke _________, he did not speak English. He hired a translator named Pete and he had a sense of __________ towards him. At the end, Al Jabab’s __________on languages was to learn English by himself in order to save the money he paid to the translator”<br />ISRAEL<br />REPUBLIC<br />CHINA<br />LOYAL<br />IDEAL<br />
  11. 11. 2. NOUN/ADJECTIVE NOUN/ADJECTIVE SUFFIXES<br />
  12. 12. COMPARISONS<br />
  13. 13. COMPLETE WITH THE CORRECT SUFFIX<br />The person who writes is a writ__<br />The person who participates in a contest is a contest__<br />The person who is employed in a enterprise is an employ__<br />The act of exploring is called explor____<br />The act of being amazed is called amaze___<br />The act of refusing something is called a refus__<br />
  14. 14. 3. VERB NOUN SUFFIXES<br />
  15. 15. 3. VERB NOUN SUFFIXES<br />
  16. 16. COMPARISONS<br />
  17. 17. 4. ADJECTIVE NOUN SUFFIXES<br />
  18. 18. COMPARISONS<br />
  19. 19. 5. VERB SUFFIXES<br />
  20. 20. COMPARISONS<br />
  21. 21. ACTIVITY<br />Matching the root with the correct suffix<br />Explaining the meaning of the suffix and how it modifies the root<br />Writing a sentence using the matched word<br />
  22. 22. 6. NOUN ADJECTIVE SUFFIXES<br />
  23. 23. COMPARISONS<br />
  24. 24. 7. ADJECTIVE SUFFIXES IN BORROWED AND NEO-CLASSICAL WORDS<br />
  25. 25. INTERNET ACTIVITY<br />http://www.sadlier-oxford.com/phonics/grade2_3/suffixes/suffix.htm<br />
  26. 26. 8. OTHER ADJECTIVE SUFFIXES<br />
  27. 27. 9. ADVERB SUFFIXES<br />
  28. 28. INTERNET ACTIVITY<br />http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CiLL/eap/2004/u2/pg35suffixes.htm<br />
  29. 29. Thank you for your participation<br />

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