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Vocabulary : Must-Know Prefixes I


Choose the correct meaning for each prefix given below.
Learning these prefixes will help you make out the meanings of unfamiliar words by breaking them down into their word parts.

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1.

pro as in propitiate

  in favour of, forward

  both

  away from

  out

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2.

demi as in demigod

  down

  many

  half, partly

  earliest, first

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3.

hyper as in hyperbole

  below normal, lower

  excessively

  prior to, before

  many

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4.

macro as in macrocosm

  half, partly

  large, long

  under, less

  opposite, against

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5.

sym as in symbiotic

  with, together

  not

  away from

  large, long

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6.

ambi as in ambivalence

  earliest, first

  out

  below normal, lower

  both

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7.

dia as in diagonally

  bad, faulty

  across

  down

  many

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