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