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Using Affixes to Determine Meaning
Common Core: 6.L.4b 7.L.4b 8.L.4b

Using Affixes to Determine Meaning

Author: Kathryn Reilly

This lesson explains how to use affixes to determine the meaning of unknown vocabulary.

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Using Affixes to Determine Word Meaning

This screencast reviews what affixes are and discusses how to use them to determine an unknown word's meaning.

Source: Kathryn Reilly