SAT Latin Prefixes, Suffixes, and Roots

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Get ready for the SAT by studying Latin prefixes, suffixes and roots!

a

not
(amoral)

ab

away from
(absent)

ad, ac, ag, at

to, against
(aggressive, attract)

an

without
(anarchy)

ante

before
(antedate)

anti, ant

against
(antipathy, antonym)

bene

well
(benefactor)

bi

two
(biannual)

circum

around
(circumvent)

com, con col

together
(commit, collate)

contra

against
(contraband)

de

from, down
(descend)

dis, di

apart, away
(distract, divert)

dom

home, rule
(domiciole,dominate

ex, e

out, from
(exit, emit)

extra

beyond, outside
(extracurricular)

in, im, ir, il, un

not
(inept, irregular, illegal)

inter

between
(interscholastic)

intra, intro

within
(intramural)

mal

bad
(malcontent)

mis

wrong
(misspell)

non

not
(nonentity)

ob

against
(obstacle)

omni

all
(omnivorous)

per

through
(permeate)

peri

around,about
(periscope)

poly

many
(polytheism)

post

after
(postmortem)

pre

before
(premonition)

pro

forward, for
(propose)

re

again back
(review, redeem)

se

apart, away
(seclude)

semi

half
(semicircle)

sub

under
(submarine)

super

above
(superimpose)

sur

on, upon
(surmount)

syn, sym

together, with
(sympathy)

trans

across, beyond
(transpose)

un

not
(unwelcome)

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