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Section: 4 Troublemakers > Troublemakers 3

Chapter 23. Troublemakers 3

Some troublemakers differ from one another because they have the same root but different prefixes. Your familiarity with the meanings of roots and prefixes will often help you decide which meaning is appropriate.

Other troublemakers developed from the same root and prefix but now have different spellings and meanings. The first word pair below is such a case: Discreet and discrete are derived from the same root and prefix.


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