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. If you had a little (decent), you would resign.2. It's hard to get over (poor), especially when nobody helps you.3. An (norm) wave floated three boats.4. It's been raining for three (success) days.5. If you don't see anything, you should click (fresh) button.6. Mum, I'd like to move to my boyfriend's house. Over my (die) body!7. Many young girls dream about being (fame).8. You are late again Kate. Your (tardy) will be punished one day.9. We usually are of the same mind but this time John (agree) with me.10. I have a terrible (hang) after yesterday's party. I drank too much.11. Your new (ear) go with your dress very well.12. When I was a child my parents used to punish me for (obedient).13. You have to have a (clear) to get in.14. Sue studied (economy), but she dropped out after 2 years.15. I've been invited to a party so I must buy some (usual) clothes.