Learn about how an adjective can be made into a word that means the opposite using prefixes.

Prefixes

 

 

Learn About Adjectives with Prefixes

 

 

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an adjective can be made into a word that means the opposite using prefixes

 

friendly

 

friendly-pirate

 

unfriendly

 

unfriendly-pirate

 

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un is a prefix that can make an adjective into a word that means the opposite

 

finished

dog-finished-eating

 

unfinished

dog-eating

 

the opposite word is an antonym of the original word

 

 

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some adjective prefixes make the new word into a word with a negative meaning

 

pleasant | positive

 

pleasant-pirate

 

unpleasant | negative

 

angry-pirate

 

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un is a prefix that can make an adjective into a word that means the opposite

 

happy | positive

 

pirate-island

 

unhappy | negative

 

pirates-at-war

 

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the opposite word will be an antonym of the original word

 

fit | positive

 

running-robot

 

unfit | negative

 

lazy-robot

 

 

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other adjectives that can be changed into words that mean the opposite (antonyms) with the prefix un are:

 

tidy | untidy

fair | unfair

popular | unpopular

prepared | unprepared

reasonable | unreasonable

 

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im is a prefix that can make an adjective into a word that means the opposite

 

patient

 

patient-dog

 

impatient

 

impatient-dog

 

 

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Now take the Adjectives with Prefixes Quiz to find out what you have learned...

 

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