63 terms

huge english word part set

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Dis-, as in "disinterested"
Away, apart, not
Re-, as in "retake"
Again, back
Pre-, as in "preview"
Before
Post-, as in "postseason"
After
Anti-, as in "antisocial"
Against, preventing
Un-, as in "uncomfortable"
Not
Uni-, as in "unicorn"
One
Non-, as in "nonfiction"
Not
Sub-, as in "submarine"
Under
Ex-, as in "exhale"
Out, from
Mis-, as in "mistake"
Bad, wrong
Mal-, as in "malfunction"
Bad, ill
Inter-, as in "international"
Between
Fore-, as in "forecast"
In front of, before
De-, as in "detract"
Reduce, lessen
Trans-, as in "translation"
Across
Semi-, as in "semifinal"
Half, partial
Mid, as in "midday"
Middle
Il-, as in "illegal"
Not
En-, as in "encourage"
Cause to be; to provide
-ment, as in "enjoyment"
Object; the act or result of
-ness, as in "goodness"
Quality of; state of being
-ize, as in "alphabetize"
Make
-able/ible, as in "dependable"
Able to; having a particular quality or condition
-ism, as in "communism"
The practice of
-or/er, as in "teacher"
One who does
-ship, as in "friendship"
The art or skill of
-ist, as in "artist"
One who is occupied with
-less, as in "pointless"
Without; lacking
-ology, as in "mythology"
The study of
-ion, as in "transition"
State of
-eous/ious/ous, as in "poisonous"
Full of
-en, as in "sharpen"
To perform; to increase
-en, as in "wooden"
Made of
-ful, as in "colorful"
Full of
-al, as in "optional"
Relating to; characterized by
-ment, as in "enjoyment" *
Noun
-ness, as in "goodness" *
Noun
-ize, as in "alphabetize" *
Verb
-able/ible, as in "dependable" *
Adjective
-ism, as in "communism" *
Noun
-or/er, as in "teacher" *
Noun
-ship, as in "friendship" *
Noun
-ist, as in "artist" *
Noun
-less, as in "pointless" *
Adjective
-ology, as in "mythology" *
Noun
-ion, as in "transition" *
Noun
-eous/ious/ous, as in "poisonous" *
Adjective
-en, as in "sharpen" *
Verb
-en, as in "wooden" *
Adjective
-ful, as in "colorful" *
Adjective
-al, as in "optional" *
Adjective
ject, as in "injection"
Throw
phon, as in "megaphone"
Sound
dict, as in "contradict"
Say
ver, as in "unverifiable"
Truth
vert, as in "invert"
Turn
micro, as in "microscopic"
Small
arch, as in "monarch"
Chief/government
auto, as in "autobiography"
Self
dur/dura, as in "durable"
Strong, hard, lasting
cred, as in "credible"
Believe
graph, as in "autograph"
Write/picture