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