Prefix in a Sentence  πŸ”‰

Definition of Prefix

a partial word or number affixed to the beginning of a word or number to either complete the word or alter the meaning

Examples of Prefix in a sentence

1. Often the prefix β€œun” is used to transform a word into its opposite meaning, like well and unwell. πŸ”‰

2. Attaching the prefix β€œanti” to the beginning of a word conveys strong opposition to the subject. πŸ”‰

3. You can change the meaning of almost every word to its opposite by adding the prefix β€œun”; attractive/unattractive, happy/unhappy. πŸ”‰

4. In order to make an international phone call, first you must know the country or area code, and then the prefix or three numbers immediately after. πŸ”‰

5. β€œPro” and β€œanti” are commonly used in political debates as a prefix to state a position for or against a specific subject. πŸ”‰


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