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# 3.22: Test Three

Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12

## Test Three

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0. cuter Free base + suffix = cute\begin{align*}\cancel{e}\end{align*} + er
1. names Free base + suffix = name + s
2. closer Free base + suffix = close\begin{align*}\cancel{e}\end{align*} + er
3. cubes Free base + suffix = cube + s
4. hoping Free base + suffix = hope\begin{align*}\cancel{e}\end{align*} + ing
5. likely Free base + suffix = like + ly
6. user Free base + suffix = use\begin{align*}\cancel{e}\end{align*} + er
7. icy Free base + suffix = ice\begin{align*}\cancel{e}\end{align*} + y
8. ripeness Free base + suffix = ripe + ness
9. whitest Free base + suffix = white\begin{align*}\cancel{e}\end{align*} + est
10. crabby Free base + suffix = crab + b + y

Logical follow-up questions could be, “Why isn’t the final <e> deleted in words 1, 3, 5,and 8?” “Why is the final <e> deleted in words 2, 4, 6, 7, and 9?” “Why is the <b>\begin{align*}<\mathrm{b}>\end{align*} twinned in word 10\begin{align*}10\end{align*}?” “Why isn’t there any twinning in any of the other nine words?”

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