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