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Know Your Suffixes: -ful 1

In this worksheet, students consider the meaning of words with the suffix -ful and practise writing them.

'Know Your Suffixes: -ful 1' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 2 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:   Add Suffixes to Words

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Worksheet Overview

A suffix is a letter or group of letters added to the end of a word. Knowing what a suffix means can help us to understand new words.


For example, if we add the suffix -ful to the end of a word it has the meaning of 'full of'.

A person who is hopeful is full of hope.


Remember that the suffix -ful only has one 'l' even though the word 'full' has two!


If the word ends in -y we have to change it to 'i' before we add the suffix.

beauty / beautiful

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