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Long suffixes abound, and the style becomes, in consequence, frequently high-sounding and exaggerated.FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
In its conjugations, the pronouns are incorporated with the verb, either as prefixes or suffixes.THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
But this number is indiscriminate, and leaves the sense vague, until the pronominal suffixes are superadded.THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
Had Omar explained the Koran or had views on the suffixes of words, all would have been well.A BOSWELL OF BAGHDADE. V. LUCAS
Great emphasis is laid on prefixes and suffixes, the origin of words, and pronunciation.'ROUND THE YEAR IN MYTH AND SONGFLORENCE HOLBROOK
For fuller explanation in such cases the student is referred to the list of Prefixes and Suffixes in the Appendix.CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
We have already seen that Hebrew prefixes its pronominal elements in certain cases, suffixes them in others.LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
It is not always, however, that we can clearly set off the suffixes of a language as a group against its prefixes.LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
Of the three types of affixing—the use of prefixes, suffixes, and infixes—suffixing is much the commonest.LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
Indeed, it is a fair guess that suffixes do more of the formative work of language than all other methods combined.LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
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