Our list of suffixes contains many of the most-commonly used suffixes in the English language. There are many more. Words are at varying degrees of difficulty.For your convenience, we’ve also included a brief meaning and ten example words for each one. Print the list and keep it has a handy reference tool in your notebook or on the classroom wall.
Our suffix list is a useful supplement to these Spelling Words Well resources:
Step-by-Step Lesson - This lesson methodically teaches when to double, and when not to double, the final consonant when adding suffixes. Free and printable.
Hard Spelling Words - This list includes words in which it's sometimes hard to remember if the consonants are doubled when suffixes are added.Spelling Strategies - Students who master these ten spelling rules/strategies are sure to become better spellers! We clearly state the "rule" and provide examples of words spelled correctly when following the rule.
102 frequently misspelled words: Study this list to boost your spelling abilities. Everybody has a few spelling glitches!
See more pages of tips for the correct spelling of words.