Präfix - A prefix is a part of a word which is placed before the root.

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Composite verbs with prefix zu: how to deal with infinitives

Suppose I want to write a sentence with the verb zumachen. It is composite, so in past participles and in constructs as zu + infinitive the added particles go between the prefix and the main verb. ...
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How do you categorize “Gefühl”? (Nomen actionis? Verbalabstrakta?) [closed]

There are several ways how you can turn verbs into substantiva in German. If you take the verb fühlen and combine it with the prefix Ge-, you get Gefühl. It means feeling, but it’s not a process; it’...
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Zahlwörter für »1,5«

Ich kenne nur sesqui und anderthalb Gibt es weitere Zahlwörter für 1,5? Gibt es eine Verallgemeinerung für andere nicht-Ganzzahlen, die größer als 1 sind?
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German Pre-fixes - Do they carry meaning? [duplicate]

I frequently come across words like versprechen, erhalten, beliefern. Because my vocabulary is limited, i can detect that the verbs sprechen, halten and liefern were spoken but i do not know what ver-...