Module VI
R2013 Vocabulary Learning: Word Formation
R2013 Vocabulary Learning: Word Formation


  • Module: English
  • Unit: Word Formation
  • Instructor: Mike Bristol
  • Level: Level 3

Unit Overview

Introduce various word components to students. Demonstrate ways to modify root words by using prefixes and suffixes. Study common compound word types, such as compound nouns and compound adjectives. Discussing abstact nouns, phrasal verbs, and binominals.

Learning Outcome

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Understand how to use prefixes and suffixes to modify root words and broaden your vocabulary.
  • Understand how to use abstarct nouns
  • Understand how to use compound words, phrasal verbs and binominals.
  • Learn how to apply the concepts to the vocabulary that you already have and deepn your understanding of word formation while broadening your vocabulary.

Unit Tasks

  • Read and review the lesson study guide;
  • Watch the lesson videoss
  • Read, review, and complete the teaching note
  • Complete assignment 2, and review the answers
  • Take and complete the quiz test


Each lesson in this unit offers 100 credits, including:

  • 25 credits for video attendance.
  • 25 credits for completing teaching notes, 5 for each blank
  • 25 credits for completing multiple choice questions, 5 for each question
  • 25 credits for taking the quiz test, 5 for each question

Video Attendance

Credit Value Requirement
25 Watch more than 3 times
20 Watch more than 2 times
15 Watch more than 1 time
0 Watch less than 1 time
(including 1 time)

Lecture Notes

Credit Value Requirement
5 First answer is correct.
4.5 Second answer is correct.
4 Third answer is correct.
3 Third answer is incorrect

Multiple Choice

Credit Value Requirement
5 First choice is correct.
4.5 Second choice is correct.
4 Third choice is correct.
3 Third choice is incorrect


Credit Value Requirement
5 Choice is correct.
0 Choice is incorrect.