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 be (child). It's a really important matter.2. I've been working at the computer for many hours and now my eyes are (blood).3. His (straight) may be sometimes impolite.4. Certificate of Proficiency in English is a main (require) to get this job.5. We didn't arrange to meet in Greece. It was (coincide).6. (Actual) I don't have any plans for the evening so we may go out.7. All my (fail) make me feel like a loser.8. In the UK the law is (common) respected.9. Some students have difficulties to learn (regular) forms of verbs.10. It was the most beautiful (set) I have ever seen. The sun was so red.11. I'm sure that with such deep (know) he won't have any problems to find a well-paid job.12. Although the plan you submit seems to be very good, it's not (flaw).13. The Internet provides people with (date) news.14. Listen to me kids. I'll tell you an (end) story about love and peace.15. Due to some graphic violence, viewer discretion is (advice).