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