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 saw Peter's girlfriend yesterday. She's very pretty. Yes, she's (envy), indeed.2. Many young British bands make (ground) music.3. I owe you big time Frank. Your help was (price).4. In (compare) to other European countries, Poland is rather a big one.5. 'What the hell are you doing here?!' she said (kind).6. The way you live and act is (appal).7. I wish you had seen Kate yestreday. Her beautiful dress and new haircut - it's beyond (express).8. I think that you (treat) your wife. You should be more delicate.9. Jack isn't enjoying his new job. He finds it very (monotony).10. These documents are (importance) so you don't have to read them.11. Be (care). The weather is awful today.12. Sue trust me a lot and she tells me about all her (intimacy) secrets.13. Your (behave) at the party was unacceptable.14. If he hadn't (estimate) his rival, he would have won that fight.15. Sue doesn't like wearing any shoes when it's hot, so she walks (foot) in summer.