Increase your English vocabulary by learning prefixes #4

RE*In English we use the prefix RE to mean AGAIN.“The teacher was unhappy with my report. She told me to redo it.” = do again“Mike repainted his house last weekend. It looks great now!” = paint againboth of these words are verbs Here is a video I made last year explaining the prefixes  UN and RE

Increase your English vocabulary by learning prefixes #3

OVER*In English we use the prefix OVER to mean EXCESSIVELY or COMPLETELY. “I can’t believe the team lost the league championship after such a strong season. I guess they thought the final would be easy so they got overconfident.” = excessively (too) confident“I was overjoyed when I found out that I won a free vacation!” = completely happyboth of these words are adjectives UNDER*In English …

Increase your English vocabulary by learning prefixes

Many English words use prefixes. A prefix is an addition to the beginning of a word, that gives the word a new meaning. Here is an example: disconnect dis is an example of a prefix. If we know the root word and the function of the prefix we can easily increase our vocabulary. For example: connect (verb) means – to join together two …