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a-
in, on, of, to, from, away, lacking, not

abed: in bed
a-, ab-, abs-
from, away

abrade: wear off
a-, an-
lacking, not, to, toward

atypical: not the normal type
anorexic: living w/out food
ac-, ad-, af-, ag-, al-, an-, ap-, ar-, as-, at-
to, toward
accost: approach and speak to
adjunct: something added to
aggregate: bring together
ambi-, amphi-
around, toward
ambidextrous: use both hands
amphibious: living on both water and land
ana-
up, again, anew, throughout
analyze: break into parts
anagram: word spelled by mixing up letters of another word
ante-
before

antediluvian: befor the Flood
anti-
against

antiwar: against war
arch-
first, chief

archetype: first model
auto-
self

autombile: self-moving vechicle
bene-, ben-
good, well

benefactor: one who does good deeds
bi-
two

bilateral: two-sided
circum-
around

circumnagivate: sail around
com-, co-, col-, con-, cor-
with, together

concentrate: bring closer
cooperate: work with
contra-, contro-, counter-
against

contradict: speak against
counterclockwise: against the clock
de-
away from, down

detract: draw away
demi-
half
demitasse: half cup
di-
twice, double, not, away from

dichromatic: having two colors
digress: away from subject
dia-
across, through

diameter: measurement across
dis-, di-
not, away from

dislike: not to like
digress: away from subject
dys-
bad, poor

dyslexia: poor reading
equi-
equal

equivalent: of equal value
ex-, e-, ef-
from, out

expatiate: one who lives outside his or her native country
emit: send out
extra-
outside, beyond

extraterrestrial: from beyond the Earth
fore-
in front of, previous, before

forecast: tell ahead of time
foreleg: front leg
foregone: to go before
geo-
earh

geogrpahy: science of the Earth's surface
homo-
same, like

homophonic: sounding the same
hyper-
too much, over

hyperactive: overly active
hypo-
too little, under

hypothermic: state of having too little body heat
in-, il-, im-, ir-
no, on, into, in
innocent: not guilty
ignorant: not knowing
illogical: not logical
irresponsible: not responsible
impose: place on
invade: go into
intra-, intro-
within, insdie

intrasate: within a state
inter-
between, among

interplanetary: between planets
mal-, male-
bad, wrong, poor
maladjusted: adjusted poorly
malevolent: ill-wishing
mis-
badly, wrongly, hatred

misunderstand: understand wrongly
mis-, miso-
hatred

misogyny: hatred of women
mono-
single, one

monorail: train that runs on one rail
neo-
new

Neolithic: New Stone Age
non-
not

nonentity: a nobody
ob-
over, agianst, toward

obstruct: stand against
omni-
all

omnipresent: presnt in all places
pan-
all

panorama: a complete view
peri-
around, near

periscope: device for seeing all around
poly-
many

polygonal: many-sided
post-
after

postmotem: after death
pre-
before, earlier than

prejudice: pre judge
pro-
in favor of, forward

proceed: go forward
prowar: favor war
re-
back, again

rethink: think agian
reimburse: pay back
retro-
backward

retrospective: looking backward
se-
apart, away

seclude: keep away
semi-
half

semiconscious: half-conscious
sub-, suc-, suf-, sug-, sus-
under, beneath

subscribe: write underneath
suspend: hang down
suffer: undergo
super-
abover, greater

superfluous: beyond what is needed
syn-, sym-, syl-, sys-
with, at the same time

synthesis: a putting together
sympathy: a feeling with
tele-
far

television: machine for seeing far
trans-
across

transport: carry across a distance
un-
not

uninform: not informed
vice-
acting for, next in rank to

viceroy: one acting for the king