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What does a prefix do?

changes the meaning of the word. the prefix meaning does not change


what do prefixes express?

-color (in reactions, growths, rashes, and body fluids)
-numbers (one, two, three, four) (single, double, half), measurements (quantities-much, many, excessive-amounts without numbers)
-position or direction (Between, under, around, away from, upon, over, within, near, middle, Below, behind, above, across)
-negatives (not, without, lack of, against)