Test your English vocabulary with our word families quiz


If you’re looking to expand your English language vocabulary, you may benefit from knowing all about word families. Word families are groups of words that have a common feature or pattern – they have some of the same combinations of letters in them and a similar sound. For example, bat, cat, hat, and fat are a family of words with the “at” sound and letter combination in common.

They can also include words that are based on a root word, with different suffixes and prefixes added, or the tense altered. For example: jump, jumping, jumps, jumped.

Try our word families quiz to see how well you know your English words…

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