Subway11-I think that studying the Latin prefix and suffix with words helps you to understand the meaning as well.
Learning Latin really allows you to understand English prefix and suffix and to understand the logical mechanics of the English language.
It is said that Latin is by far the most logical and orderly language that will allow you to understand English grammar and understand English vocabulary that you may not have ever seen.
Many of the Scripps Spelling Bee winners have studied either etymology or Latin in depth in order to understand the spelling of words as well as their meaning.
It also allows you to pick up foreign languages in an easier manner. For example, if you have studied Latin and no other foreign language and then decide to study Spanish, you will find that you will understand much of the Spanish language without ever studying it.
For example, in Latin the word luna is moon and in Spanish the word luna also means moon.
It is believed that the romance languages like Spanish and French are derived 80% from Latin. Latin is a very valuable language even though it is no longer spoken. It will help with any prefix and suffix test.