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what is AFFIXES and its types

Affix From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia An affix is a morpheme that is attached to a word stem to form a new word. Affixes may bederivational, like English -ness and pre-, or inflectional, like English plural -s and past tense -ed. They are bound morphemes by definition; prefixes and suffixes may be separable affixes. Affixation is, thus, the linguistic process speakers use to form different words by adding morphemes (affixes) at tAn Affix is a Morpheme added to a word to change its function or meaning. An Affix is a Morpheme added to a word to change its function or meaning. There are three basic ways to do this: Prefix - by adding a morpheme to the beginning of a word: Possible can be made negative in meaning by adding im-: impossible Suffix - by adding -ly to the end of many adjectives, the adverb can be formed: cheerful- cheerfully. A prefix is an element placed at the beginning of a word to adjust or qualify its meaning, for example de-, non-, and re-. A suffix is an element placed at the end of a word to form a derivative, such as -ation, -fy, - ing, frequently one that converts the stem into another part of speech. Prefixes Prefixes are added to the beginning of an existing word in order to create a new word with a different meaning. For example: word prefix new word happy un- unhappy cultural multi- multicultural work over- overwork space cyber- cyberspace market super- supermarket word suffix new word child -ish childish

work -er worker taste -less tasteless idol -ize/-ise idolize/idolise like -able likeable suffix making example original word example suffixed word -ation nouns explore hesitate exploration hesitation -sion persuade divide persuasion division -er teach teacher -cian music musician -ess god goddess -ness sad sadness -al arrive arrival -ary diction dictionary -ment treat treatment -y jealous victor jealousy victory -al adjectives accident accidental -ary imagine imaginary -able tax taxable

-ly brother brotherly -y ease easy -ful sorrow forget sorrowful forgetful -ly adverbs helpful helpfully -ize verbs terror private terrorize privatize -ate hyphen hyphenate

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