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Prefixes and suffixes to support spelling

Spelling conventions and rules: Word Level Objective 5 - to use word roots, prefixes and suffixes as a support for spelling, e.g. aero, aqua, audi, etc

Match one of these meanings to each prefix or suffix:

  • self
  • small
  • write
  • water
  • air
  • study
  • across
  • before
  • hear
  • fear

then click on "Finished" to view your score out of ten.

  1. aero (prefix)


  2. pre (prefix)


  3. graph (suffix)


  4. ology (suffix)


  5. phobia (suffix)


  6. micro (prefix)


  7. aqua (prefix)


  8. audi (prefix)


  9. auto (prefix)


10. trans (prefix)


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