Learn English Prefixes and Suffixes

When you learn English prefixes and suffixes, you'll be able to make new words easily and quickly. It's also a useful skill for the FCE, CAE and IELTS exams!

Check out the prefixes and suffixes exercise below to increase your English vocabulary.

Level: Intermediate and above

1. Which of the following prefixes CANNOT come before the word ''national''
2. Which of the following prefixes CANNOT come before ''natal''
3. Which of these words CANNOT come after the prefix ''sub'':
4. Which of these words CANNOT come after the prefix ''self''
5. Which of these words CANNOT come after the prefix ''mono''
6. Which of these suffixes CANNOT come after ''work'':
7. Which of these words CANNOT come before the suffix ''free''
8. Which of these words CANNOT come before the suffix ''less'':
9. Which of these words CANNOT come before the suffix ''ship'':
10. Which of these words CANNOT come before the suffix ''proof'':

For more help with prefixes and suffixes, check out our page on Word building in English.





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