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1

non-

means?

ex.:

nonessential

nonstop

nonviolence

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not not essential not using violent tactics

2

pre-

means?

 

ex.:

pretest

prefix

prepare

predict

prequel

preview

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before

3

pro-

means?

 

propose

propel

pro-violence

pro-feminism

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forward for

(in support of)

4

re-

means?

ex.:

redo

revise

recycle

replay

remarry

recalculate

reuse

rewrite

retest

recap

review

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again

back

5

semi-

means?

ex.:

semicircle

semisweet chocolate chips

semi-annual

semi (truck)

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half

6

hemi-

demi-

means?

ex.:

hemisphere

demigod (Hercules)

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half

7

sub-

means?

ex.:

subway

substandard, subpar

submarine

subtract, subtraction

submerge

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under, below below average

8

super-

means?

ex.:

supervisor

superior

supreme

super!

Superman

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above high above average

9

tri-

means?

ex.:

triangle

tricycle

tripod

trig (trigonometry)

trio

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three

10

un- unscramble untie unsubscribe unscientific undo

opposite of, not

11

ped-

 

means?

 

ex.: millipede

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foot

 

a bug with one thousand feet

12

ped-

 

means?

 

ex: peddler

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foot

 

 

someone who sells things on foot

13

ped-

 

means?

 

ex: biped

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foot

 

a two-footed animal or being

14

ped-

 

means?

 

ex: pedicure

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foot

 

 

a spa treatment for feet

15

ped-

 

means?

 

ex: centipede

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foot

 

a bug with 100 feet