A letter or syllable that is added to the beginning of a base word that changes its meaning.
EX: "bi" is an example and it means two, both, double, or twice (bicycle, biweekly, binoculars)
A letter or syllable that is added to the end of a base word that changes its meaning.
EX: "ist" is an example and means one who (biologist, dentist, violinist)
This is the "lesson" of a story and teaches about right and wrong.
EX: The Bad Kangaroo = Kids will often act like their parents.
A story or poem that has an unhappy ending and usually ends with the protagonist (hero) losing.
Something that is dead, not alive, or lifeless.
EX: a rock, a desk, or a refrigerator