English 88

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English 88
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2011-05-19 18:10:22
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Prefixes
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  1. a-
    • Meaning:
    • on

    • Example:
    • aboard
  2. ambi-
    • Meaning:
    • both, around

    • Example:
    • ambiguous
  3. amphi-
    • Meaning:
    • both, around

    • Example:
    • amphibian
  4. anti-
    • Meaning:
    • against

    • Example:
    • antisocial
  5. auto-
    • Meaning:
    • self

    • Example:
    • automobile, automatic.
  6. be-
    • Meaning:
    • make

    • Example:
    • befriend
  7. bi-, bin-
    • Meaning:
    • two

    • Example:
    • bicycle, binocular.
  8. dec-
    • Meaning:
    • ten

    • Example:
    • decade
  9. di-
    • Meaning:
    • two

    • Example:
    • digraph
  10. dia-
    • Meaning:
    • through, across

    • Example:
    • diagnose, dialogue.
  11. dis-
    • Meaning:
    • opposite

    • Example:
    • disagree
  12. hemi-
    • Meaning:
    • half

    • Example:
    • hemisphere
  13. hex-
    • Meaning:
    • six

    • Example:
    • hexagon
  14. homo-
    • Meaning:
    • same

    • Example:
    • homogeneous
  15. hyper-
    • Meaning:
    • excessive

    • Example:
    • hyperactive
  16. il-
    • Meaning:
    • not

    • Example:
    • illegal
  17. im-
    • Meaning:
    • into

    • Example:
    • immediate, immerse
  18. im-
    • Meaning:
    • not

    • Example:
    • imbalance, immature
  19. in-
    • Meaning:
    • not

    • Example:
    • inaccurate, inactive
  20. inter-
    • Meaning:
    • among, between

    • Example:
    • interrupt, intervene
  21. intra-
    • Meaning:
    • within

    • Example:
    • intrastate
  22. intro-
    • Meaning:
    • inside

    • Example:
    • introduce
  23. ir-
    • Meaning:
    • not

    • Example:
    • irregular, irresponsable
  24. magni-
    • Meaning:
    • great

    • Example:
    • magnify, magnitude, magnificent
  25. micro-
    • Meaning:
    • small, short

    • Example:
    • microphone, microscope
  26. mid-
    • Meaning:
    • middle

    • Example:
    • midnight, midway
  27. mon-, mono-
    • Meaning:
    • one

    • Example:
    • monarch, monocular
  28. multi-
    • Meaning:
    • many, much

    • Example:
    • multicolored, multitasking, multitude
  29. ne-
    • Meaning:
    • not

    • Example:
    • never
  30. non-
    • Meaning:
    • not

    • Example:
    • nonchalant, nonsense
  31. out-
    • Meaning:
    • surpagssing

    • Example:
    • outbid, outdo, outnumber
  32. over-
    • Meaning:
    • too much

    • Example:
    • overprotective, overprice, overblown
  33. para-
    • Meaning:
    • beside

    • Example:
    • paragraph, parallel
  34. peri-
    • Meaning:
    • all around

    • Example:
    • perimeter
  35. poly-
    • Meaning:
    • many

    • Example:
    • polyester
  36. post-
    • Meaning:
    • after

    • Example:
    • postpone
  37. pre-
    • Meaning:
    • before

    • Example:
    • precaution, prefix
  38. pro-
    • Meaning:
    • favor

    • Example:
    • pro-education

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