Prefix in a Sentence ๐Ÿ”Š

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

Often the prefix โ€œunโ€ is used to transform a word into its opposite meaning, like well and unwell. ๐Ÿ”Š

Attaching the prefix โ€œantiโ€ to the beginning of a word conveys strong opposition to the subject. ๐Ÿ”Š

You can change the meaning of almost every word to its opposite by adding the prefix โ€œunโ€; attractive/unattractive, happy/unhappy. ๐Ÿ”Š

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.  ๐Ÿ”Š

โ€œProโ€ and โ€œantiโ€ are commonly used in political debates as a prefix to state a position for or against a specific subject.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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