Prefixes and suffixes

I-In the sentences below complete each word with a prefix chosen from the from the following list: de- re- un-post -mal-- dis-over- mis-pre 1-We hope the bus won’t be………crowded. 2-The proposal for the new bridge is ……..acceptable. It is turned down. 3-The phone company will …….connect your telephone soon. You didn’t pay your phonebill. 4-Do you think the Mayor will be …….elected for a second time? 5-The province was …….populated after the war. 6-After he got a Ph.D. in Chemistry, he did…….doctoral work at Oxford University. 7-The author was angry because he was…….quoted in the newspaper. 8-He took……..cautions against burglary by installing an alarm. 9-No compromise was reached. The discussion ended up with most people in……. agreement. 10-The tourist guide promised the tourists that they would get a ………fund if they did not like the trip. 11-You have……..spelled too many words. 12-He added a…... script at the end of the letter. II.For each of the sentences, choose the one correct answer from the list below and negate the meaning.
edible- reliable- flexible- comprehensible- curable

1-My car is very …………..……………….it's broken down twice this week! 2-This steak is completely …………..………………, it’s cold and tough. 3-The teacher's handwriting is …………….………………., she usually has to type letters. 4-Despite the advance in science, there are still many diseases that are ……………………… 5- My working hours are very ……….…………………,I have to arrive exactly on time.

7-mis. 11-mis. 10-re. 2-un. 9-dis.inedible 3. 3-dis. 6-post. 12-post Exercise II 1-reliable 2. 8-pre.incomprehensible 4.incurable 5. 4-re. 5-de.Key Exercise I 1-over.inflexible .

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