11 Plus Prefixes
A prefix is a letter or a small group of letters added to the beginning of a word to change its meaning.
The opposite of prefix is the suffix. While prefixes are added to the beginning of a word, suffixes are added to the end.
Some prefixes such as over and in have meaning independently, whereas some, such as dis and un, do not have a sense.
Prefixes mostly indicate the opposite of a word.
- Example: Disinterest is the opposite of interest. Here ‘dis’ is a prefix.
They are also used to signify too much or too little of a quantity.
- Overflow signifies too much flow. Here ‘over’ is a prefix.
- Underweight signifies too little weight. Here ‘under’ is a prefix.
Common prefixes in English:
- Auto- self
- Dis- reverse or remove
- Pre- before
- Sub- under or below
- Over- too much
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There is a negative prefix for the base word in the English Language. Prefix 'de' is a negative prefix. There are 100 Prefix words at 11plusehelp.co.uk. You can get a list of prefixes at 11plusehelp.co.uk.
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