Fredrick Douglass Ch. IV
Word Study

1) Prefix- Comes before another word or part of word

Examples-

DISarm

REsearch

ANTI-semtics

2) a suffix is a word endings that adds certain meanings to the word.

Examples-

RunnING

InformaTION

AbolitionIST

3) the root of a word can easily help you understand the word better. The base word, the root tells us the meaning.

AccusaTION- accuse is the root, assuming. The suffix is TION, noun.

CoolNESS- cool is the root, cool. The suffix is NESS, noun

AmbitIOUS- ambi is the root, all around. The suffix is IOUS, adjective