Glossary - suffix a word part that has meaning and is added...

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Glossary: Vocabulary dictionary a vocabulary resource tool offering information including spellings, pronunciations, parts of speech, and definitions context the words and sentences near a word that can give clues to its meaning synonyms words that are the same or similar in meaning antonyms words that are opposite in meaning prefix a word part that has meaning and is added to the beginnings of words to create new words
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Unformatted text preview: suffix a word part that has meaning and is added to the ends of words to create new words root (also called base) the basic or main part of a word, to which prefixes and suffixes can be added homonyms words that sound the same but have different spellings and meanings compound word a word that includes two root words...
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2011 for the course ENGLISH 0300 taught by Professor Gannon during the Fall '11 term at North Texas.

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