Question

Analyze the following words for their roots, prefixes, and suffixes. (Most of the words won’t have all three parts.) Write what you think each word means, but be aware that not all words mean what their word parts indicate. Use a dictionary to check your accuracy.
tenacious

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In this exercise, we need to use what we learned in this chapter and analyze the word in question for its root, prefix, and/or suffix.

It would be good to state before we start that the meaning of these parts doesn't always constitute the meaning of the word.

In this task, we need to analyze the word tenacious.

Let's separate this word into several parts: the root ten + the suffix -ous

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