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The suffix "ist" is not any part of speech as it is not a word. It's letters added to the end of a word to create another word, usually a noun.





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The suffix is the terminal part of a compound word. The word 'country side' has the suffix 'side'.

The prefix is the initial part of a compound word. . e.g. 'Attend', 'pretend', 'distend'.

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