KNOW: pre (before) + position = preposition |
A preposition is a word that is positioned before its object to show the relationship between the object and another word in the sentence: between, through, beside, from.
The prefix inter means "between." What word refers to events that occur between nations? |
The prefix para means "beside." What word refers to a person who is not a doctor but who works alongside or assists medical people?
The prefix per means "through." What word refers to a flower that blooms throughout many years?
What two prefixes mean "from"? __________ __________
|Lesson Generalization |
Prefixes often have the meaning of prepositions.
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