Suffixes

A SUFFIX is a letter or group of letters added to the end of a word to change its meaning. For example:

fly > flying help > helped mist > misty enjoy > enjoyment

Split the word in column 1 into root word and suffix.
The first one has been done for you.




Type in the root word


Type in the suffix

quickly
thinking
sweetest
wonderful
hopeless
darken
cracked
employer


 

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