Hangman: Guess the letters in a hidden word or phrase.

Lesson 6 Spelling, Grade 8: Absorbed Prefixes*

Prefixes can change both the spelling and meaning of a base word. Absorbed prefixes like ad- and in- themselves change their spellings depending on the initial consonant of the root. See how well you do with these lesson 6 words.

*Words come from Elements of Language, Second Course CD ROM "One-Stop Planner," Holt, Rinehart, & Winston, 2001. Some hints from Merriam-Webster Online

Language Arts Teacher
Hilbert Middle School
Hilbert, WI

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