public

Loading...

Untitled Banner

published by lauren820

Want to create a visual like this?

Get Started
Prefix families
Baumann, et al (2002)
Family
Prefixes
Not Family
dis (not, opposite) im (not) in (not) un (not) non (not)
disloyalty, dissimilar, unappetizing, unfortunate, inactive, inadvertent, improper, impure, nonfactor, nonstandard
Number Family
mono (one) bi(two) semi (half)
monotone, monorail, bilingual, biannual, semicircle, semiformal
Below or Part Family
sub (below, part of) under (below, not enough)
subset, submerge, underweight, underdone
Again or Remove Family
re(again) de (remove, reverse)
retell, reconsider, redo, decode, deductive
Before and After Family
pre (before) post (after)
preshrunk, preview, postgraduate, postwar
Against Family
anti (against, stopping) counter (against, stopping)
antifreeze, antisocial, counterattack, countermeasures
Excess Family
over (too many or much) super (more, better, highest) out (better, more than)
overpopulation, overflow, superhighway, superheated, outrun, outlandish
Bad Family
mis (bad, wrongly) mal (bad)
mistrust, mistreatment, malnutrition, maladaptive
Examples