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Know Your Suffixes: -ful 2

In this worksheet, students practise adding the suffix -ful to make new words.

'Know Your Suffixes: -ful 2' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:   Add Suffixes to Words

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

A suffix is a letter or group of letters added to the end of a word to make a new word.

For example:

care + full = careful

Note that when adding the word full as a suffix you delete one l to make ful.

 

If the original word ends in y and the letter before the y is a consonant, change the y to i before adding ful.

For example:

beauty + full = beautiful

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

faith

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

mercy

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

thought

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

boast

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

bounty

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.


plenty

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

mind

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

tear

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

colour

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

joy

  • Question 1

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

faith

CORRECT ANSWER
faithful
  • Question 2

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

mercy

CORRECT ANSWER
merciful
  • Question 3

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

thought

CORRECT ANSWER
thoughtful
  • Question 4

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

boast

CORRECT ANSWER
boastful
  • Question 5

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

bounty

CORRECT ANSWER
bountiful
  • Question 6

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.


plenty

CORRECT ANSWER
plentiful
  • Question 7

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

mind

CORRECT ANSWER
mindful
  • Question 8

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

tear

CORRECT ANSWER
tearful
  • Question 9

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

colour

CORRECT ANSWER
colourful
  • Question 10

Add the suffix ful to the following word and write the new word in the answer box.

 

joy

CORRECT ANSWER
joyful
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