Examples of Prefixes Used in a Sentence in English

Examples of Prefixes Used in a Sentence in English

Prefix Examples Sentence
Mid- Midsole, Midnight When the train arrived it was past midnight.
Mis- Misguided, Misused He described all the government policies as misguided.
Non- Nonpolitical, Nonlinear His people loved him just for his nonpolitical behavior.
Over- Overused, Overdose You are overusing this medicine, please stop!
Re- Return, Remake My mom will return tomorrow, let have a party.
Semi- Semicircle,
Semicolon
He draws a semicircle with his blue pencil.
Super- Superstar,
Supercuts
How can she become a superstar in just a few days?
Un- Unsafe, Undo It was too late to undo what he had done.
Anti- Antinode, Antipode Virtue is the antipode of selfishness.
Bi- Biannual, Bicycle His bicycle tired got punctured during the race.
Dis- Discomfort, Disrespect She felt he had total disrespect for women.
Ir- Irrespective,
Irresponsible
I don’t like irresponsible parent and their children.