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