Category: Word formation

Word formation.

Put each word in brackets into a suitable form.

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Please use short forms e.g. haven't instead of have not in negative statements and use long forms in positive statements e.g. I am instead of I'm.

1. I didn't intend to hurt you. I did it (accident).2. Her (refuse) to join the party surprised everyone.3. (Fortune), today's play has been called off.4. I was trying to persuade him, but he was very (friend) and I had to give up.5. We still don't know which team will be first. Tomorrow's game will be (decision).6. My new shoes are very niceeeeeeeeeeeee, but unfortunately they are extremely (comfort) too.7. I can't stand their mood any longer. I'm on the brick of (mad).8. Working with small children is a very (stress) job.9. The Internet is (increase) popular all over the world.10. It was very (politeness) of you to call him a liar.11. In my (child) we didn't have any TV-sets, let alone computers. Times were different.12. When applying for a job, you should put forward your CV and all needed (enclose).13. It's all your fault! Your (stupid) led us here.