“S” – Vocab-ability Prefixes – A More Powerful Vocabulary (This post includes all prefixes beginning with the letter “S”)

in writing •  8 months ago

This post comprises all those prefixes that begin with the letter “S.” It includes many English words whose etymology can be traced to Greek and Latin roots.

If you learn these prefixes, you will be able to understand and use many English words that feature them. Vocab-ability is an easy-to-use resource guide to help you understand those prefixes.

In total, this Vocab-ability post features 5 prefixes that begin with the letter “S."

Free Use:

Please feel free to download the following material, copy it, print it out, and distribute it for any and all educational purposes. If it helps you or your students increase your English vocabulary, it will have served its purpose. And I will know that my efforts have proven beneficial. (Please see my additional comments and notes below the entries.)

Vocab-ability Prefix–314 (se__ = away, without)

Vocab-ability Prefix–315 (semi__ = half)

Vocab-ability Prefix–316 (sub__ = under, below)

Vocab-ability Prefix–317 (super__, supra__, sur__ = above, beyond)

Vocab-ability Prefix–318 (syn__, sym__ = similar, together)

Note re Copyright / Free Use: 

I hold the copyright to the original Vocab-ability guide, which was published in 2002. I hereby grant free use to all the material contained in this post and all other Vocab-ability posts on Steemit.    

Note re Copying each Screenshot:

Each separate entry (including those in this and other Vocab-ability posts) consists of one screenshot (since making screenshots was the only way I could properly format the individual entries for uploading to Steemit). To use these entries for your personal study or in any classroom, you can download any or all screenshots by clicking and dragging the screenshots that you want to use, and then print them out.

Note re Passing on the Vocab-ability Links:

Alternatively, you can simply pass on one or more of the following links to the Vocab-ability posts:

Vocab-ability – Introduction to “Vocab-ability”.

Vocab-ability – Guide to Entries.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “A”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – The Single PREFIX beginning with “B”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “C”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “D”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “E”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – The Single PREFIX beginning with “F”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “H”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “I”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “M”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “N”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “O”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “P”.

Vocab-ability Prefixes – All PREFIXES beginning with “R”.

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Wonderful English tutorial thanks for your lecture

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I hope this series helps you learn much more.

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My favorite of these posts is actually a tie between B and N. I find them both very interesting and alluring.

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Amazing Knowledge Brother.

S is for snacks, I like kitty snacks 😻

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Excellent article. I could not think that a single prefix could mean
absolutely opposite meanings. For example sub

Отличная статья. Я и подумать не мог, что один префикс может означать абсолютно противоположные значения. Например sub