English Prefixes And Suffixes | List of Prefixes and Suffixes with examples

Prefixes / Suffixes

 

 

Prefixes: A group of letters that is added to the beginning of a word to change its meaning is called a prefix.

Learn the following words with prefixes.

Dis

Re

Un

Disconnect

Reapply

Unbuilt

Discourage

Reattain

Unbutton

Disappear

Rebuild

Unclear

Dislike

Refill

Unfit

Disable

Refresh

Unlock

Distaste

Regain

Unsold

Disallow

Rename

Unknown

Disjoin

Reset

Uneasy

 

Some prefixes and their sentences

 

Dis

Disappear

The sun disappears when it rains.

Re

Rebuy

I shall rebuy my books.

Mis

Misuse

We should stop the misuse of mobile.

Un

Unfit

They are unfit for cricket match.

 

Suffixes: The letters that are added to the end of a word to form a new word are called suffixes

Examples:

Ease+y = Easy   ,     Help+ful = Helpful

Learn the following words with suffixes.

Full

Ment

est

Careful

Treatment

Lowest

Painful

Statement

Strongest

Hopeful

Movement

Longest

Merciful

Department

Oldest

Hurtful

Payment

Nearest

Wishful

Agreement

Slowest

Peaceful

Development

Coldest

Grateful

Achievement

Eldest

Powerful

Commitment

Highest

 

 

 

 

Some Suffixes and their sentences

 

Ly

Fluently

He can speak English fluently.

En

Golden

The colour of my watch is golden.

Est

Youngest

Akram is youngest boy.

Able

Durable

It is durable chair.

Er

Manager

Tariq is the manager in the office.

Ion

Education

I want to get education from Austraila.

Less

Useless

Do not do useless works.

 

 

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