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. Some people think that boss must be strict for (employ) to get respect.2. Nobody's found (solve) to this problem so far.3. Everyone believed that she would come round, but the (like) was very little.4. Paul is a good man. His advantages (weight) the bad points.5. Don't tell (body) about my secret.6. The police have searched some students' houses. They found a lot of (legal) software.7. I live alone in this big, noisy city. I miss my family and feel (home).8. I don't like Mike. He's (honest) and greedy.9. (True) is a feature I respect most.10. Mark is a (success) lawyer from Chicago.11. Mike got lost two weeks ago. (there) nobody has seen him.12. I'm (ease) because he hasn't gone back yet.13. I love you despite all your (short).14. The storm was very (destroy). It damaged over 100 buildings.15. I (sure) you that we'll do everything to find your daughter.