Tag: suffixes

16 Is there a general rule how to create feminine words? 2013-01-23T21:02:48.170

16 Are words ending in -ly adverbs? 2013-02-10T18:02:52.450

14 What does "Honeykins" mean? 2016-03-10T02:09:49.480

11 Fishy, Dishy: Adjectives used as nouns? 2013-09-21T20:41:23.050

10 Under what circumstances does an adverb not get -ly? 2013-01-23T21:40:46.307

10 How were subject names decided and why? 2015-08-29T14:50:55.423

9 Are there cases in which "empiric" and "empirical" are not interchangeable? 2013-03-01T17:31:17.343

9 Why do we say "a one-legged man", with a final -ed, but also say "a one-person job" without? 2018-09-18T19:06:36.093

8 When is the suffix -tor and -ter used? 2013-06-14T14:51:14.540

8 Is there a rule for when the suffix -ian is one syllable long, when two? 2014-02-12T16:12:29.830

8 What does the same-ish mean? 2019-04-02T07:53:49.520

7 Is adjective "backuped" correct? 2016-12-21T12:19:04.157

7 Is "envisageable" a legitimate English adjective? 2020-08-24T00:35:40.660

6 How are words ending "-ology", "-onomy", "-ography" pronounced? 2013-01-24T09:05:32.080

6 "-ic" vs "-ical", which to use 2013-07-16T21:14:57.903

5 Why do some words end with -or and others with -er or -ar? 2013-01-29T21:46:36.113

5 The suffixes "-ridden" and "-infested" 2013-09-09T14:44:39.070

5 Can I place suffixes and prefixes whenever it seems correct? 2015-04-05T02:14:23.377

4 What does it precisely mean that the suffix -ship "denotes a state of being"? 2013-04-01T22:43:19.960

4 Is the word 'restrictionable' correct? 2015-10-20T13:26:28.333

4 Is there an antonym(...) for "append"? 2016-10-04T06:53:04.143

4 The "-cal" suffix 2017-09-01T05:35:19.353

3 "Diabolic" vs. "Diabolical" 2013-02-20T23:11:36.493

3 Prefix and Suffix issue 2013-09-27T09:47:17.153

3 Words that differ only in the suffices -cal vs -able 2014-07-15T14:06:23.477

3 Does -wich suffix have a meaning? 2014-08-21T23:08:03.540

3 NumerICs vs numerALs, what is the difference if any? 2015-01-28T16:14:58.640

3 Rules for pronouncing prefixes and suffixes 2016-02-14T19:55:05.220

3 Can we say 49 as 50-ish? 2016-03-24T05:04:12.460

3 Can ing nouns substitute the already existing ones? 2017-05-17T12:54:57.607

2 Meaning of "-esque"? 2013-12-20T17:21:10.643

2 Looking for the name of this type of grammatical term "im-", "mis-" 2015-03-23T07:18:53.467

2 Are there any differences among suffixes 'er', 'or', 'ee', 'eer', and 'ist'? 2015-08-29T14:30:02.260

2 When do we use the suffix -ness 2016-03-24T09:47:53.057

2 Softening suffixes in English 2016-11-28T11:46:23.530

2 Supressed suffix -- possible? 2017-03-05T16:41:00.880

2 Difference between similar words like "electric-electrical"? 2017-05-01T08:15:17.700

2 How do you know which suffix to use in order to make a verb be a noun? 2017-12-31T21:06:47.130

2 Show me the difference between the following suffixes? 2018-01-12T21:36:51.137

2 What do you call an English lover? 2018-02-03T07:21:28.257

2 The state of being read-only: readonlyness / readonliness 2018-12-10T15:00:44.510

2 Noun suffix with -ing or -tion 2019-03-30T16:08:10.823

1 Prefix and Suffix issue (second part) 2013-09-27T11:34:36.747

1 Is the "-ney" in "hackney" a diminutive suffix? 2013-12-21T02:29:30.360

1 Use of the suffix -ish 2014-03-19T08:34:16.617

1 Noun vs Suffixes '-ism' vs 'ity' 2014-08-25T08:13:49.930

1 When to use -al vs -ing 2014-10-08T09:28:20.360

1 Adjectives with and without -ly 2014-12-17T10:32:51.717

1 Core competency or core competence? 2016-04-08T20:46:50.533

1 Is it appropriate to use ish-suffix with languages? (ex. Englishish) 2017-03-31T18:56:23.310

1 Proper usage of the suffix 's in this sentence 2017-10-22T00:47:26.713

1 How do native speaker understand suffix-forming nouns? 2017-12-03T22:23:53.333

1 What role does a suffix plays in the meaning of an adjective? 2017-12-23T14:00:28.673

1 What does the suffix '-fare' mean? 2018-08-27T19:57:40.763

1 What is the meaning of 's in "eat at Joe's"? 2018-09-02T01:06:31.690

1 How do you pronounce the plural of 'f" (f's)? Is it /efs/ or /evz/? 2018-09-29T20:28:14.560

1 What makes such differences in English plural forms of nouns? 2018-11-30T12:00:55.670

1 Is there a rule to know whether a verb needs an er to indicate an agent noun or doesn’t need it? 2019-02-14T23:13:13.470

1 What is the suffix of "feature"? 2019-04-26T23:14:57.743

1 What does "Be-ness" and "Is-ness" mean 2019-11-15T05:46:32.780

1 -gate meaning scandal 2019-11-19T15:03:04.140

1 Biometric vs Biometrical 2020-08-11T09:52:00.717

0 Is "-que" the same as "-ck"? 2013-12-20T19:47:09.143

0 Plural of Nouns or Plurals of Noun 2014-01-30T06:16:12.387

0 Traditional vs Traditionalistic 2014-10-04T16:23:41.147

0 How can i get the right suffix? 2015-01-30T02:49:57.590

0 What kind of words can be formed using the word -preneur? 2015-11-22T14:57:28.833

0 What's the deal with verbs ending in -ise/-ize? 2015-12-01T07:10:39.003

0 Hierarchic vs hierarchical 2016-02-16T18:09:14.787

0 What is the meaning and definition of "-scape"? 2016-11-28T15:13:17.933

0 'Boss Baby-esque' - is it legitimate? 2017-04-10T11:58:36.187

0 the correct way to name a system that help find something 2018-03-08T20:51:41.743

0 Perfectionist as a noun and adverb? 2018-03-09T13:16:22.577

0 "Israeli-like" or "Israel-like"? 2018-03-25T13:43:51.407

0 The spelling rule of -ment 2018-04-19T01:05:18.813

0 Confusion about suffix type of ''like'' 2018-05-20T16:43:48.033

0 Gerund vs -ation suffix: preserving vs preservation 2018-10-31T08:42:04.133

0 Are the suffixes -al and -ar the same adjective suffixes? if not why? 2018-11-28T06:34:02.307

0 How to use the suffix hood? 2018-12-05T11:09:18.273

0 Does the morpheme “ative”, used as a suffix, transform the word into adjectives or nouns? 2019-01-24T17:24:22.060

0 Alternatives for the suffix '-rooted' 2019-05-24T23:13:42.027

0 -es vs -ing suffix 2019-09-03T12:52:01.383

0 adding "ness" always make an adjective to a noun 2020-02-20T22:47:08.900

0 Suffix -al in adjectives 2020-03-09T17:44:08.810

-1 What is the verb for amenable? 2017-01-05T18:37:30.657