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Suffixes Literacy Objectives: To understand what is meant by the term suffix; To recognise and spell the suffixes: - ness and ship.

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2 Suffixes

3 Literacy Objectives: To understand what is meant by the term suffix; To recognise and spell the suffixes: - ness and ship.

4 What are suffixes? A suffix is a group of letters we add to the end of a word. Suffixes change the meaning or purpose of the word, e.g. kind + ness = kindness How has the word meaning been altered?

5 The suffix ness The nurse was kind. The nurse showed great kindness.

6 The suffix ness After her run, Miss Kemp was tired. After her run Miss Kemp was full of tiredness.

7 The suffix ness If you are careless, your work will be full of mistakes. Carelessness in your work means it will be full of mistakes.

8 The suffix ship Jerry was a good friend of Monty. Jerry had a strong friendship with Monty.

9 The suffix ship Paul has a work partner in class. Paul has a work partner ship with another person in the class.

10 Add the suffix ness to these root words! ness careles s fit childish wicked tired willing ness ness ness ness ness ness

11 Add the suffix ship to these root words! ship lord craftsma n hard sponsor friend member ship ship ship ship ship ship

12 To recognise and spell the suffixes: - ness and ship Read the word carefully. Add the correct suffix and rewrite the word. Use a dictionary to find if you have added the correct suffix.

13 Is it ship or ness? citizen member ship hard ship kind ness lady ship like ness good ness wicked ness ness ship fit


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