en: prefix?

angel741

Senior Member
China
Hi, I'm not sure if ous (eg., joyously) is a suffix, does anyone know if it is?
Thanks in advance!*:D*
 
  • Packard

    Senior Member
    USA, English
    Suffix.

    A prefix is at the beginning of a word; a suffix is at the end of a word.

    "en" is a prefix for "endearing"

    "ish" is a suffix for "boorish".
     

    angel741

    Senior Member
    China
    sorry tomandjerryfan i just found out that en was a prefix a was wondering if ous was a suffix!*:eek:*
     
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