Suffixes

  • Reads suffixes
  • Knows the meaning of suffixes

 s

 

dog - dogs

 ed with t sound

  

help-helped    

 's

 

boy-boy's

 ed with d sound

 

talk - talked

 ing

 

look - looking

 es

 

dish - dishes

 double final consonant and add ing


run - running

 double final consonant and add ed


hop - hopped

 drop final e and add ing

 

bite - biting

 er

 


fast - faster

 y

 


sleep - sleepy

 ly 

 


slow - slowly

 est

  

cheap - cheapest

 y to i and add es

 

cherry - cherries

 y to i and add est

 

happy - happiest

 remove y and add ily 

easy - easily

 n

 

grow - grown

 en

  

eat - eaten

 ful

 

help - helpful

 f to v and add es

 

leaf - leaves

 or

 

act - actor

 th

 

four - fourth

 ness

 

dark - darkness

 ion

 

act - action

 ous (drop final e)

 

fame - famous    

 ment

 

improve - improvement

 al

 

accident - accidental

 drop final e and add ation

 

imagine - imagination    

 ward

  

down - downward

 ist (drop final e)

 

type - typist

 less

  

help - helpless

 ian

 

magic - magician

 able (drop final e) 

value - valuable

 ship

 

friend - friendship

 ance (drop final e) 

endure - endurance

 ish


fool - foolish

 


               

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Jessi Lalonde,
Jul 9, 2010, 2:42 PM
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