Grammar Quiz

Prefixes Suffixes Quiz


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Choose the word that contains a suffix.
‘Last winter was windy and cold.’

A. winter

B. cold

C. windy

D. Last


The prefix RE- means “again,” so if you REBUILD something, you:

A. build it for the first time

B. tear it down

C. build it again

D. fix it up


The turtle walked _______ (in a slow way) to the ocean.

A. slowful

B. slowly

C. slowness

D. slowable


My shoe is ________ (not tied).

A. retied

B. untied

C. distied

D. mistied


Which word would match the definition “able to believe”?

A. Disbelief

B. Believeable

C. Believed

D. Unbelieveable


What can sometimes happen to a word when a suffix is added?

A. the grammar function can change

B. it gets longer and more complicated

C. it can get confusing


Choose the word that contains a suffix.
‘The tall fearless firefighter went into the burning house.’

A. fearless

B. tall

C. went

D. house


What is a root?

A. base of a word

B. beginning part of a word

C. end part of a word


Jen _______ (dye) her hair blonde.

A. dying

B. dyeable

C. dyeful

D. dyed


What is a prefix?

A. base of a word

B. beginning part of a word

C. the end part of a word


Choose the word that contains a suffix.
‘The unhappy boy could run the fastest in his preschool.’

A. unhappy

B. could

C. fastest

D. preschool


What is a suffix?

A. the base of a word

B. the beginning part of a word

C. the end part of a word


Tommy _________ (does not like) peas.

A. relikes

B. dislikes

C. unlikes

D. mislikes


I am so ____________ (full of thanks) for such a loving family.

A. thankless

B. thanker

C. thankful

D. thanked


What does understandable mean?

A. without understanding

B. able to understand

C. cannot understand

D. full of understanding


I need to ________ (do again) the math problem I got incorrect.

A. undo

B. disdo

C. predo

D. redo


Un/in/im/dis mean

A. under

B. not

C. wrong


Someone is __________ (not active) when playing video games.

A. disactive

B. reactive

C. unactive

D. inactive


My homework packet is __________ (not finished).

A. refinished

B. unfinished

C. disfinished

D. misfinished


The broken toy is a _________ (without worth) piece of junk.

A. worthless

B. worthful

C. worthing

D. worthable


Choose the word that contains a prefix.

‘Antibacterial soap helps to keep my hands clean!’

A. anitbacterial

B. helps

C. soap

D. hands


What does the word nonfiction mean?

A. fiction AGAIN

B. AGAINST fiction

C. BEFORE fiction

D. NOT fiction


Did you see the _______ (full of color) rainbow in the sky?

A. colorable

B. colorful

C. colored

D. coloring


Some words have a prefix and a suffix.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


Danielle is a __________ (without care) painter.

A. careful

B. caring

C. careless

D. careable




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