Suffixes are groups of letters placed after a word to modify its meaning or change it into a different word group, from an adjective to an adverb, etc.
EG: gladly (the suffix -ly changes the word from an adjective to an adverb)
approached (the suffix -ed changes the verb from the present to the past)
See Also:Prefix; Affix; Morpheme; Inflection
Category: Prefixes & Suffixes