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