Prefixes and suffixes

Suffix spelling rules: double letters

Understanding suffix spelling rules.

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Suffix spelling rules: double letters

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Factsheet: Suffix spelling rules: double letters

  • Rw/L1.3 Recognise and understand an increasing range of vocabulary, applying knowledge of word structure, related words, word roots, derivations, borrowings
  • Common spelling rules for adding suffixes
  • When adding a suffix doesn’t change the root word spelling
  • When adding a suffix does change the root word spelling