transform words, eg changing tenses: ed, ing; negation: un, im, il;
making comparatives; er, est, ish; changing verbs to nouns, eg ion,
ism, ology: nouns to verbs; ise, ify, en
We can change verbs to nouns by adding the suffixes; 'tion', 'ism', 'ness', 'ist', or 'ity'. See how many you can do.
* Extension activity - see how many more words you can find with
these suffixes. Use a dictionary to help you. Write down a sentence containing
each of the
words to show that you understand the meaning.