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Understand Verb Prefixes: Over- 1

In this worksheet, students consider the meaning of verbs with the prefix over- and practise spelling them.

'Understand Verb Prefixes: Over- 1' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   English

Curriculum subtopic:   Grammar: Nouns, Verbs & Tenses

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Worksheet Overview

A prefix is a letter or letters added to the beginning of a word to make a new word. When the prefix over- is added to verbs it generally has the meaning of 'too much' or 'too many'.

For example:

Jack overcooked the cake and it came out of the oven all black.

 

In this worksheet you can practise forming verbs with the prefix over-.

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