undermeans less, lower, not enough, beneath, or below. So when you attach it to some words, it will change their meanings. For example,
undergroundmeans beneath the ground.
Underdevelopedmeans not developed enough. In this lesson, we will build our vocabulary base with words that start with the prefix
under. We will look at words like
understate, and more. Do not
underestimatethe importance of learning new vocabulary! Vocabulary underlies good communication skills in any language. Don’t forget to do the quiz after watching to test your understanding.