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Flashcards in English P1- Suffixes Deck (34):
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Suffix

Modify words to which they are connected and often change the parts of speech of these words

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Able, ible

Able to be

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Age

Forms nouns

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Al/ial

Forms adjectives

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Ance/ence

Forms abstract nouns

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Ar/er/or

Usually refer to careers or occupations

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Ary/ery/ory/ury

Forms nouns or adjectives

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Ate

Forms verbs

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Dom

Form abstract nouns

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Ed

Forms adjectives or verbs

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En

Forms adjectives or verbs

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Ful

Full of or comprising of

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Fy

Forms verbs

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Hood

A state of

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Ic

Forms adjectives

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Ing

Forms adjectives, participles and gerunds

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Ish

Like, having the nature of

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Ism

Forms abstract nouns

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Ist

One is a...(common noun)

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Ity

Forms abstract or collective nouns

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Less

Without

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Ly

Forms adjectives

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Ment

Forms nouns from verbs

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Ness

With or comprising of

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Ology

Science of

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Our

Nouns

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Ous

Forms adjectives from nouns

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Ship

Position of

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Sion

Forms nouns

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Ssion

Forms nouns

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Tion

Forms nouns

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Tude

Forms noun or verbs

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Ward/s

In the direction of

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Y

Forms adjectives

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