I need to find the root word, prefix and suffix. The word is understatement.
I think statement is the root word.
ment can be a suffix, but can a suffix be part of the root word?
can un be a prefix if der is not a work?
The suffix turns the root verb into a noun. The prefix modifies the verb "state" and the noun "statement".
No, a suffix is not part of a root word.
No, un can't be a prefix if "der" is not a word or another prefix.
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