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