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We normally use suffixes to change a word to a different part of speech:
u á erb) + u  u uánoun). Sometimes a suffix produces a
change in meaning: u
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We use the following suffixes to make nouns:



àerb+  forms a noun that describes sb¶s teach ± teachu


àerb+ occupation, or what sb does act ± act

àerb+  forms a noun that describes what work ± worku


something does

àerb/noun+ forms a noun that describes employ ± employuu


what sb does, or who sb is



àerb/noun+ forms a noun that describes draw ± draw÷ 


an example or act

Noun+  forms a noun that says what mountain ± mountainuu


acti ity somebody does

Noun/ erb/adj+
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sb¶s belief or occupation Buddha ± Buddh÷

Adjecti e+ forms an abstract noun lexible ± flexibil÷

Adjecti e+

forms an abstract noun happy ± happi u

Noun+w forms an abstract noun brother ± brotherw 

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w forms an abstract noun friend ± friendw÷

 

Adjecti e+ forms an abstract noun reliable ± reliaJ÷÷

àerb+    forms an abstract noun admit ± admittÔ u

àerb+  forms an abstract noun achie e ± achie eëu 

àerb+á  forms an abstract noun form ± form ÷


á
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omit ± omis÷
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