Roots and Affixes. How words are created. What will we do today?. Objective and Essential Questions Review Expectations Watch a short video Create a root/affix chart. Objective:. I can use roots and affixes to determine the meaning of unknown words. Essential Questions:.
How words are created
PREFIX ROOT SUFFIX ENGLISH WORD
In- + tang + -ible = intangible
Tang is a latin roots meaning “touch”
In- is a prefix meaning “not”
-ible is a suffix meaning “able to”
Shared roots: solo, solitary, solitude
Root: sol= ?
A. –vis- B. -visible- C. -div-
A. separate B. shrink C. junk
A. December B. dividend C. invisible