words with prefixes re

Please listen carefully, I don’t want to repeat myself.
I’m going to return these books to the library.

words with prefixes re, Language Skills Abroad
Regression is the “state of having stepped back.”
Prefixes are key morphemes in English vocabulary that begin words. The prefix re-, which means “back” or “again,” appears in hundreds of English vocabulary words, for example: reject, regenerate, and revert. You can remember that the prefix re- means “back” via the word return, or turn “back;” to remember that re- means “again” consider rearrange, or arrange “again.”

words with prefixes re, Language Skills Abroad
development of new aircraft

Many adjectives are formed from a base of a different class with a suffix (e.g. -less, -ous ). Adjectives can also be formed from other adjectives, especially by the negative prefixes ( un-, in- and non- ).

words with prefixes re, Language Skills Abroad
3. вЂ˜Bellum’ is the Latin word for war. So to rebel means to revolt or fight against something. (Bellicose– вЂ˜warlike’ and belligerent are from the same root.) So if a young man rebels against his parents’ restrictions, he wants to fight the limits he thinks are too tight.
For classroom use, much of the information and practice of the prefix ‘re-‘ above, as well as of other common prefixes, is also available as worksheets in the prefix packet or root and affix packet and bundles on Root, Prefix, and Suffix Worksheets.

*use ir- before words starting with r relevant – ir relevant, irresistible, irresponsible, irreconcilable, irregular, irradiate (But – unreal, unrated)
over, under, sub, mis to indicate something is wrong or bad, under, lowly
over sleep, overpopulated ( = too much, excessive)
under valued, undercooked (= not enough)
sub standard, subspecies (= not enough, lowly)
mis understand, miscalculate, misspell, mistreat, misuse, misbehave, mistake (= bad)

words with prefixes re, Language Skills Abroad
subzero– below freezing temperature
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words with prefixes re, Language Skills Abroad
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words with prefixes re, Language Skills Abroad
subzero– below freezing temperature
predict– to guess something before it happens

words with prefixes re, Language Skills Abroad
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