Morpheme Rules Practice

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Morpheme Rules Practice

Questions 1-5: Identify the meaning of the root word Question 6: match the words on the left to the meanings on the right Questions 7-11: fill-in-the-blank with words from question 6Questions 12-16: use the correct version of the prefix to write the word (in + port= import)Questions 17-21: use the correct version of the suffix (save + ior= savior)*Hint: write down the words from question 6 in order to answer questions 7-11*


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The root in the word "introduction" means 
    • A. 

      Lead or draw

    • B. 

      Shut

    • C. 

      Step or go

    • D. 

      Hang, weigh, or pay

    • E. 

      Call

  • 2. 
    The root in the word "provoke" means 
    • A. 

      Lead or draw

    • B. 

      Shut

    • C. 

      Step or go

    • D. 

      Hang, weigh, or pay

    • E. 

      Call

  • 3. 
    The root in the word "graduation" means
    • A. 

      Lead or draw

    • B. 

      Shut

    • C. 

      Step or go

    • D. 

      Hang, weigh, or pay

    • E. 

      Call

  • 4. 
    The root in the word "dispensary" means 
    • A. 

      Lead or draw

    • B. 

      Shut

    • C. 

      Step or go

    • D. 

      Hang, weigh, or pay

    • E. 

      Call

  • 5. 
    The root in the word "conclusion" means
    • A. 

      Lead or draw

    • B. 

      Shut

    • C. 

      Step or go

    • D. 

      Hang, weigh, or pay

    • E. 

      Call

  • 6. 
    Match the words on the left to the definitions on the right
    • A. aqueduct
    • A.
    • B. vociferous
    • B.
    • C. recluse
    • C.
    • D. retrogress
    • D.
    • E. compendium
    • E.
  • 7. 
    When Glenn became a millionaire, he swore he would never [Blank] to a life of poverty. 
  • 8. 
    The protestors were [Blank] as they screamed outside of the government building.
  • 9. 
    Maria had always been a [Blank] at heart, often declining a social outing with her friends so that she could be alone with a book or her writing. 
  • 10. 
    The Washington [Blank] in the park was designed to lead water from Washington, DC to Maryland and Virginia.
  • 11. 
    At the exhibit, five of the artist’s paintings will be displayed together as a [Blank].
  • 12. 
    In + measurable= [Blank]
  • 13. 
    Ad + fluent= [Blank]
  • 14. 
    Con + rigible= [Blank]
  • 15. 
    Ad + legory= [Blank]
  • 16. 
    In  + pending= [Blank]
  • 17. 
    Cure + able= [Blank]
  • 18. 
    Nerve + ous= [Blank]
  • 19. 
    Rot + en= [Blank]
  • 20. 
    Busy + ness= [Blank]
  • 21. 
    Loaf + es= [Blank]