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PLEASE DO NOT DRAW PLEASE DO NOT READ As We Work
Suffix A suffix is a letter, or group of letters, that is added to the end of a root (base) word Example: biology, psychology Ology = study of Rely also on context clues to help determine prefix and root meanings.
Suffix 1 Suffix: Able, ible Definition: able, can do, capable of Examples: 1. Portable 2. Edible 3. Tolerable
Suffix 2 Suffix: En Definition: made of, to become Examples: 1. Loosen 2. Wooden 3. Sharpen
Suffix 3 Suffix: Less Definition: Without Examples: 1. Hopeless 2. Heartless 3. Bottomless
Suffix 4 Suffix: al, il Definition: Having the characteristics of Examples: 1. Logical 2. Comical 3. Infantile