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Vocabulary Builder: Prefixes

use prefixes to improve your vocabulary and speaking

WHAT ARE PREFIXES?

Prefixes are a letter or groups of letters that are attached to the beginning of a word to make another word and change its meaning.


Example


're' is a prefix that means again

⬇️

replay = play again

retry = try again

redo = read again

rewrite = write again


You need to write this paper again! ➡️ You need to rewrite this paper.


WHY LEARN AND USE THEM?

✅increase your fluency

✅increase your vocabulary

✅sound more natural



COMMON PREFIXES & EXAMPLES












PRACTICE

Test your knowledge of the meaning of common prefixes




More Practice


B1-B2 Exercise 1 (Flashcards)

B1-B2 Exercise 2

C1-C2 Exercise 1

C1 - C2 Exercise 2



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