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