Category: Word formation

Word formation.

Put each word in brackets into a suitable form.

Download printable version (pdf)

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 think our soldiers should be (draw) from Iraq.2. Paul saved my life. He is very (courage).3. What is your (marry) status?4. I've always been alone so I'm used to (solitary).5. The first (settle) of Polish people is now a museum.6. He got this job in spite of his (experienced).7. Tom is said to have hired a (kill) to murder his wife.8. What have you done?! Are you (mental) insane?9. The concert was (hope). I wish I had stayed at home.10. There was so much noise in the room that Mark's speech was totally (comprehend).11. We're going to Athens for two weeks. It means we'll spend a (night) in Greece.12. If you want to be a famous artist, you should be more (create).13. Paul has so much work to do that he feels (whelm).14. You mustn't go out without my (approve).15. They went climbing (regard) the bad weather.