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Nifty Thrifty Fifty Vocabulary Word List 1

Mrs. Grafton
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dis-
opposite of; negative
en-
provide with, giving
im-
not
un-
not
-ment
condition or result
-y
state of, result of an activity
-er
one who
-ian
related to, one that is
-est
the most
-less
without
-ly
in the manner of
suffix
a word part with a specific meaning at the end of a word
prefix
a word with a specific meaning at the beginning of a word
root word
the main part of a word that contains its core meaning
composer
a person who composes something or writes music
discovery
something you discover that is hidden
encouragment
when you encourage someone to feel courage, spirit, or hope
hopeless
having no expectation of good or success
impossible
incapable of being or of occuring, or felt to be too difficult
musician
a person who makes music
richest
have the most wealth, value, quality or thing
unfriendly
not friendly, kind, or agreeable
composer
prefix: (none)
root word: compose
suffix: -er
discovery
prefix: dis
root word: cover
suffix: y
encouragement
prefix: en
root word: courage
suffix: ment
hopeless
prefix: (none)
root word: hope
suffix: less
impossible
prefix: im
root word: possible
suffix: (none)
musician
prefix: (none)
root word: music
suffix: ian
richest
prefix: (none)
root word: rich
suffix: est
unfriendly
prefix: un
root word: friend
suffix: ly