Prefixes, Suffixes and Root Words
This week you will be revisiting prefixes, suffixes and roots words. Your task is to work through the PowerPoint and then complete the attached worksheets. Please complete the questions according to your table group.
Prefix - A prefix is a letter or group of letters that are added to the beginning of a word to change the meaning or make a new word.
Suffix - A suffix is a letter or group of letters that are added to the end of a word to change the meaning or make a new word.
Root word - A root word is a real word and you can make new words from it by adding prefixes and suffixes.
Table 1 - Questions 9-12
Table 2 and 3 - Questions 5-8
Table 4 - Question 1-4