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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.

macro as in macrocosm

  both

  excessively

  large, long

  half, partly

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

hyper as in hyperbole

  not

  down

  out

  excessively

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

sub as in subside

  opposite, against

  under, less

  outside, beyond

  with, together

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

sym as in symbiotic

  both

  opposite, against

  with, together

  down

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

ambi as in ambivalence

  across

  with, together

  both

  prior to, before

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

dys as in dystrophy

  outside, beyond

  with, together

  bad, faulty

  many

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

ex as in exculpate

  bad, faulty

  large, long

  down

  out

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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