Prefixes
1.  a -


2.  ab -

     abs -

3.  ambi -



4.  amphi -





5.  ante -




6.  anti -



7.  aqu -

     aqua -

8.  arch -




9.  astro -


10. auto -
1.  at, on, to


2.  from

     away

3.  both



4.  around


     in two ways


5.  before


     in front

6.  against

     opposite of,
     not
7.  water



8.  chief, most          important, principal one
            

9.  star, or heavenly  bodies, outer space

self, of or by itself
                          





 

 
1.  asea - at sea
    
ashore - on shore
    
ashiver - to shiver
2. 
aborigine - from the         beginning
    
abduct - carry away by force
3. 
ambidextrous - to use both hands well
    
ambiguity - having two or more meanings 
4. 
amphitheater - circular theater with seats around a stage
    
amphibian - able to          live/travel on land and in water
5. 
antebellum - before the war, especially the American Civil War
    
anteroom - foyer, front room
6. 
antislavery - against        slavery 
    
antisocial - opposite of social, not social
7. 
agueduct - a pipe for moving water
    
aquanaut - underwater explorer
8. 
archenemy - chief or most important enemy
    
archetype - original model or pattern from which copies are made
9. 
astronomy - the science of the stars, planets, moons and other heavenly bodies.
10.
autocritical - critical of oneself
     
automatic - acting by itself    
Directions: Learn the prefixes, the meaning of the prefixes, and all ten vocabulary words formed from these prefixes.  Use a dictionary and look up the part of speech for each vocabulary word from the example column, and write it down. Then, write a sentence for each vocabulary word using the correct part of speech.  Do not alter, or change, any vocabulary word. 
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