Go to 'thermo-' entry Go to 'dino-' entry Go to 'chondro-' entry Go to 'aero-' entry Go to '-logy' entry Go to 'thaumato-' entry Go to 'nano-' entry Go to '-sophy' entry Go to 'bucco-' entry Go to '-ism' entry Go to '-lysis' entry Go to 'galacto-' entry Go to '-anthropy' entry Go to 'pneumo-' entry Go to '-ploitation' entry Go to '-lithic' entry Go to '-sepalous' entry Go to 'onco-' entry Go to '-parous' entry Go to 'dermato-' entry Go to 'multi-' entry Go to 'dodeca-' entry Go to '-zoon' entry Go to 'vermi-' entry Go to 'crystallo-' entry Go to 'biblio-' entry Go to 'eco-' entry Go to 'juxta-' entry Go to 'facio-' entry
Affixes: the building blocks of English
Affixes: the building blocks of English

Index of letter I

-i-A connecting vowel.
-i1Forming plurals.
-i2Adjectives and nouns relating to countries.
-iaForming nouns.
-iacSee -ac
-ialSee -al1
-ianForming adjectives and nouns.
-ianaSee -ana
-iasisSee -asis
-iastSee -ast
-iatricMedical practice or treatment.
iatro-A physician or medical treatment.
-iatrySee -iatric
Ibero-Iberian; Iberian and …
-ibilitySee -able
-icForming adjectives and some nouns.
-iceForming nouns.
ichthyo-Fish; fishlike.
-icianNouns denoting occupations.
-ickSee -ic
-icleSee -cule
icono-An image or likeness.
icos-Twenty.
-icsA subject of study or branch of knowledge.
-id1Forming adjectives.
-id2Forming nouns.
-idaTaxonomic groups.
-idaeTaxonomic groups.
ideo-Idea.
-idesPlant and animal genera.
-idineOrganic ring compounds containing nitrogen.
idio-Personal; own.
-idiumA structure in a plant or animal.
-ieSee -y2
-ienneSee -enne
-ierA person engaged in an occupation or activity.
-iferaSee -fera
-iferousSee -ferous
-ificSee -fic
-ificationSee -fication
-iformSee -form
-iformesSee -formes
-ifySee -fy
-igerousSee -gerous
il-See in-1 and in-2
-ileForming adjectives and some nouns.
ile(o)-The ileum.
ili(o)-The ilium.
-ilitySee -ile
-ilySee -ly
-imA plural ending of words from Hebrew.
im-See in-1 and in-2
-imeterSee -meter
imid(o)-Various amine derivatives.
immuno-Immune or immunity.
in-1Not; without.
in-2In, into.
-in1See -ine3
-in2A gathering of people having a common purpose, typically as a form of protest.
-inaForming nouns.
-inaeAnimal subfamilies.
indi-See indo-2
Indo-1India; India and …
ind(o)-2A chemical substance related to indigo or an indole.
-ine1Forming adjectives.
-ine2Forming feminine nouns.
-ine3Forming nouns.
-inessSee -ness
infra-Below, underneath, beneath.
-ing1Forming nouns derived from verbs.
-ing2Forming the present participle of verbs, and adjectives from nouns.
-ing3Forming nouns.
-inoForming diminutives.
ino-Fibrous tissue or muscle.
inter-Between or among; mutually or reciprocally.
intra-On the inside; within.
intro-Into; inwards.
iod(o)-Iodine.
-ionForming nouns denoting verbal action.
-iorForming adjectives of comparison.
-iousSee -ous
-iqueSee -ic
ir-See in-1 and in-2
-iridineSee -idine
irid(o)-The rainbow; the iris.
is-See iso-
-isationSee -ize
ischio-The ischium.
-ise1See -ize
-ise2Forming nouns.
-ish1Forming adjectives.
-ish2Forming verbs.
-ismForming nouns.
iso-Equal; isomeric.
-isonForming nouns.
-istForming personal nouns and some related adjectives.
-istaA supporter of a person or organization.
-itSee -ite2
Italo-Italian; Italian and ….
-ite1Forming nouns.
-ite2Forming adjectives, nouns, and verbs.
-iticForming adjectives and nouns.
-itionForming nouns.
-itiousForming adjectives.
-itisInflammatory disease.
-itiveForming adjectives.
-itolPolyhydric alcohols.
-ityA quality or condition.
-iumForming nouns; chemical elements.
-iveShowing a quality or tendency.
-ivoreSee -vore
-izeForming verbs.

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