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    Question prefixes

    How can we know that which prefix we should use with which root word


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    Re: prefixes

    Learn the meanings of prefixes and then apply them accordingly.

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    Re: prefixes

    If you're referring to negative prefixes, we often don't. there are some rules like im- before a word beginning with P, but these are far from perfect and with the major ones like un/in, it's really a matter of using a dictionary, I'm afraid.

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