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Adjective prefixes - making opposites


Here is the link to the prezi – http://prezi.com/tag1idotism2/adjective-prefixes-making-opposites/#

Choose two adjectives for each prefix and use them in your own sentences.



lacking wings/pinions

Vultures enjoy circling above hippos and singing “Come Fly With Me” to taunt their apterous Serengeti-mates.


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September 20, 20-

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To pronounce the S or to leave it silent

The s is silent:


the s is pronounced as a z:


the s is soft:

months (you are not alone if you forget to add the S at the end. 9 more words