Power Prefix #2: con-

September 26, 2012
Learn these ten words beginning with the power prefix "con-" (meaning "together").
More Power Prefix lists:
anti-, fore-, inter-, mis-, pre-, sub-, super-, trans-, and uni-!
ELA Common Core State Standard: "Use common, grade-appropriate Greek or Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word."
Such a concerted campaign of misrepresentation will be hard to chalk up to the actions of a few rogue police officers.
Newsweek (Sep 13, 2012)
In an apparent conciliatory gesture, Saudi state TV showed King Abdullah welcoming leaders with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at his side.
BBC (Aug 14, 2012)
France is one of the few countries where fatal accidents automatically prompt criminal probes to run concurrently with investigations by civil authorities.
BusinessWeek (Mar 17, 2011)
And most critical to the current crisis, they do not conflate what happened to them last year with what is happening now.
New York Times (Jan 1, 2011)
The society they live in privileges men over women, family over individuality, conformity over free will.
The Guardian (Aug 3, 2012)
Under Sulzberger's stewardship, the New York Times became a sprawling media conglomerate with newspapers throughout the United States, magazines, television, radio and online properties.
Reuters (Sep 29, 2012)
By offering free, reliable Wi-Fi in public spaces, the city is seeking to focus on places where people congregate.
Chicago Tribune (Sep 24, 2012)
The melting pot is an engine of consensus, dissolving differences.
Time (Sep 26, 2012)
The five named suspects are also alleged to have conspired to delete documents on computers and other electronic equipment.
Newsweek (May 15, 2012)
On Monday, protesters will converge near the New York Stock Exchange to celebrate Occupy’s anniversary, marking the day they began camping out in Zuccotti Park.
Salon (Sep 17, 2012)

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Sunday May 12th 2013, 6:55 AM
Comment by: সুমন দত্ত রায় (India)
Friday May 17th 2013, 7:55 AM
Comment by: Anubis (PA)
I want to create my own Prefixes' list, but how I can categorize it the same way Vocabulary.com did?
Monday May 27th 2013, 3:35 PM
Comment by: Aisha (United Kingdom)
This list is great for students and it can be easily mastered(I found this list indubitably easy).
Thursday July 11th 2013, 11:44 PM
Comment by: Rahul C. (India)
please make a list of every -con words..

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