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Flashcards in prefixes/suffixes Deck (11):
1

able

able to do something.

2

er/or

a person who/ more.

3

ion/tion/action/iton

start quality/ action of process.

4

ous/ious/eous

full of/ having quality.

5

ment

denoting an action or resulting state.

6

tive

the Benue-Congo language of the Tiv

7

itive

a suffix occurring in substantives of Latin origin:

8

ative

used independently to form adjectives from stems of other origin:

9

ness

a headland; promontory; cape.

10

ity

a suffix used to form abstract nouns expressing state or condition:

11

ence

a noun suffix equivalent to -ance, corresponding to the suffix -ent in adjectives: