Upper-intermediate vocabulary exercise: prefixes

English vocabulary practice exercise for upper-intermediate level.

Prefixes can be used to form the opposite or negative meaning of a word:

Other common prefixes:
dis, mis, ex-, un, ir.

Exercise instructions

Choose the correct prefix in each of the following sentences:

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  1. Faraz - January 31, 2016, 3:11 pm Reply

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  2. Anonymous - April 20, 2016, 12:47 am Reply

    Not that hard though. Good exercise for children

  3. Chinazam Egegbula - June 18, 2018, 6:23 pm Reply

    This realy helped me in my prefixes especialy number 9 question i failed like 9 times but i got i right today

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