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