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First Set of SAT Prefixes

SAT Vocabulary for Dummies. First Set of Prefixes
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a-
not, without
ab-
away from
ad-
toward, addition
am-, ami-
love, like
an-
not, without
anim-
life, spirit, anger
ante-
before
anti-
against,opposite
auc- , aug-
to originate, to increase
aud- , aur-
to hear
auto-
self
ben- , bon-
good
bi-
two
bibli-
book
brev-
short
caco- , dys-
bad, abnormal
ceiv- , cept- , capt-
to take, to hold
circum-
around
co- , con- , col- , cor-
with, together
contra- , counter-
opposite, against
de-
down from, away from(to put down)
eu-
good
ex-
out of , away from
extra-
beyond , outside
hetero-
other, different
homo-
same
hyper-
above
hypo-
under, less than
il- , ir-
not
im-
not
in-
not
inter-
between
intra-
within
micro-
small
mis-
bad
mono-
one, alone
ne- , mal-
bad
non-
not
peri-
around
poly-
many
post-
after
pre-
before
pro-
big, much, before, for something
re- , retro-
back, backward, again
se-
apart
sub- , suc- , suf-
below, under, beneath
super- , sur-
over, above, upon
syn- , sym-
together, with
tele-
distant
trans-
across, beyond, on the other side
ultra- , outr-
excessive, beyond
vice-
in place of