Prefixes, Suffixes, and Root Words

Video and notes #6: Prefixes, Suffixes, and Root Words

In this video and notes, I explain what a root word is, and I show you how you can change its meaning by adding a prefix and/or a suffix. Understanding these concepts can help with spelling.

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