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When adding a prefix you sometimes have to drop or change a letter.

welcome You are welcome to give him my phone number.
welfare I care about the welfare of badly treated horses.
always My shoes are always shiny.
almost He was almost six feet tall.
although Although it was raining, the children still wanted to go out to play.
impossible It's impossible to hear you.
import Is it against the law to import fresh meat?
impersonate I will call and impersonate my friend's voice.
illegal The traffic warden gave me a ticket for illegal parking.
illiterate An illiterate person cannot read or write.
immature The behaviour of some children was immature,.
irresponsible It is irresponsible to drive so fast in a town.
irrelevant The judge said that the evidence was irrelevant.

Learn more about these words in Unit 23. Prefixes: when letters need changing.

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welcome
welfare
always
almost
although
impossible
import
impersonate
illegal
illiterate
immature
irresponsible
irrelevant

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