Prefix Assignment



For this assignment you will create a Power Point (PPT). For each page of your Power Point you will:


  • Name the Prefix.
  • Give the Meaning of the Prefix.
  • Give two example words that use the Prefix.
  • Use one word that have the Prefix in a sentence showing you understand the meaning.
  • Draw or find a picture that shows the meaning of the prefix.


Set 1:
Prefix
Meaning
Examples
A, An
Not or Without
Atypical, Anonymous
bene
Well, good
Benefit, benefactor, benign
co
together
Cooperate, cohabitant
dis
opposite
Disagree, dishonest
E, Ex
out
Exit, elusive, extinguish
In, Im
not
Impossible, imperfect
pre
before
Preview, prefix
re
again
Review, replay, redo
sub
under
Submarine, subway
super
Above, beyond
Superman, superhuman
trans
across
Transport, transcript
Pro
For something
Pro-War, pro-Health
Anti
Against something
Anti-trade, anti-war
Inter
Between, among
Interchange, interact

Set 2: (Add to Set 1)
Prefix

Meaning

Example
macro-
large
macroeconomics
micro-
tiny, small
microscope
mis-
wrong
misuse, misinform
neo-
new
neophyte, neonatal
non-
negative, not
non-binding
omni-
all
omnipotent
multi-

many

multinational
poly-

many

polyglot, polygon
post-
after
postwar
retro-
backwards
retroactive
semi-
half
semiannual
uni-

one

unilateral, unicycle
mono-

one

monolingual
di-

two

diameter
bi-

two

bicycle
tri-

three

tricycle, triplets