How to use the suffix -ation
Adding the suffix -ation
Suffixes are letters that can be added to the end of words to change their meaning.
- Adding the suffix -ation, turns a verb into a noun.
'Inform' becomes 'information'.
- If the word ends with 'ne', 've' or 're', drop the 'e' then add -ation.
'Prepare' becomes 'preparation'.