Prefixes over- and under-
Terms in this set (10)
We needed more staff in the office.
The office was understaffed.
People use the word awesome far more than is necessary.
Awesome is overused.
It's easy to spend too much money at Christmas.
It's easy to overspend at Christmas.
My idea isn't developed enough.
My idea is underdeveloped.
The bus was so crowded that it was unsafe.
The bus was overcrowded.
We estimated that 500 people would visit, but only 300 people came.
We underestimated the number of visitors.
I'm surprised this restaurant isn't more highly rated.
This restaurant is underrated.
The price for the theatre was too high.
The theatre was overpriced.
He did too much in the garden and hurt his back.
He overdid it in the garden and hurt his back.
He didn't hear his alarm clock this morning and slept too much, so he was late for class.
He overslept this morning and was late for class.
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