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WORD FORMATION PRACTICE

Fill in the gaps with the correct from of the word in brackets:
1. George Clooney was awarded a Golden Globe for his in The Descendants (PERFORM). 2. Some vegetables and fruits are known because of the of the New World (DISCOVER). 3. My husband doesnt know how to fix the washing machine, so Ill have to phone for a (TECHNIQUE). 4. Susan usually does the up after lunch (WASH). 5. Tony is a really teenager. He wants to become an astronaut (AMBITION). 6. Waka-Waka has made Shakiras increase enormously (POPULAR). 7. Some of the most prestigious will take part in the research on cancer (SCIENCE). 8. Since Peter is responsible for the company, hes become a ; he works all day long even at weekends (WORK). 9. My grandmother needs a hearing-aid due to her (DEAF). 10. Sallys is really difficult to understand. She has to type all her essays (WRITE). 11. Owing to a serious Paul and Susan have broken up (MISUNDERSTAND). 12. The excuse Sam gave me was completely , I wont forgive him (CONSISTENT). 13. The first holiday with my friends was a/an experience. I enjoyed all of it (FORGET). 14. Are we supposed to write the phonetic ? (TRANSCRIBE). 15. Paul was charged with drug (TRAFFIC). 16. The Carol was given proved to be quite She feels much better now (TREAT/ SUCCESS). 17. Susan became a rewarded . In fact, she was in charge of the research department (INVESTIGATE). 18. I dont think youre right. Im afraid I completely with you (AGREE). 19. This essay is far too long. You have to it (SUMMARY). 20. Why are you wearing such a coat? Youd better wash it (FILTH) 21. The Oscars ceremony is the most yearly event of Los Angeles (GLAMOUR). 22. Pam is the most person Ive ever known (AFFECTION). 23. You can trust Susan. None of my friends is more than her (RELY). 24. The criminals were caught by the police a few hours after the (ROB). 25. I think Ive got the right for the job (QUALIFY). 26. Can you put the letter in that cabinet, Miss Sullivan? (FILE). 27. The article was so that I didnt finish reading it (INTEREST). 28. Whats the of this skyscraper? (HIGH) 29. The teacher said I had cheated in the exam, which was of her

WORD FORMATION KEY 1. George Clooney was awarded a Golden Globe for his PERFORMANCE in The Descendants (PERFORM). 2. Some vegetables and fruits are known because of the DISCOVERY of the New World (DISCOVER). 3. My husband doesnt know how to fix the washing machine, so Ill have to phone for a TECHNICIAN (TECHNIQUE). 4. Susan usually does the WASHING up after lunch (WASH). 5. Tony is a really AMBITIOUS teenager. He wants to become an astronaut (AMBITION). 6. Waka-Waka has made Shakiras POPULARITY increase enormously (POPULAR). 7. Some of the most prestigious SCIENTIST will take part in the research on cancer (SCIENCE). 8. Since Peter is responsible for the company, hes become a WORKAHOLIC; he works all day long even at weekends (WORK). 9. My grandmother needs a hearing-aid due to her DEAFNESS (DEAF). 10. Sallys HANDWRITING is really difficult to understand. She has to type all her essays (HANDWRITE). 11. Owing to a serious MISUNDERSTANDING Paul and Susan have broken up (MISUNDERSTAND). 12. The excuse Sam gave me was completely INCONSISTENT; I wont forgive him (CONSISTENT). 13. The first holiday with my friends was an UNFORGEATTABLE experience. I enjoyed all of it (FORGET). 14. Are we supposed to write the phoneticTRANSCRIPTION? (TRANSCRIBE). 15. Paul was charged with drug TRAFFICKING (TRAFFIC). 16. The TREATMENT Carol was given proved to be quite SUCCESSFUL. She feels much better now (TREAT/ SUCCESS). 17. Susan became a rewarded INVESTIGATOR. In fact, she was in charge of the research department (INVESTIGATE). 18. I dont think youre right. Im afraid I completely DISAGREE with you (AGREE). 19. This essay is far too long. You have to SUMMARIZE it (SUMMARY). 20. Why are you wearing such a FILTHY coat? Youd better wash it (FILTH) 21. The Oscars ceremony is the most GLAMOROUS yearly event of Los Angeles (GLAMOUR). 22. Pam is the most AFFECTIONATE person Ive ever known (AFFECTION). 23. You can trust Susan. None of my friends is more RELIABLE than her (RELY). 24. The criminals were caught by the police a few hours after the ROBBERY (ROB). 25. I think Ive got the right QUALIFICATIONS for the job (QUALIFY). 26. Can you put the letter in that FILING cabinet, Miss Sullivan? (FILE). 27. The article was so UNINTERESTING that I didnt finish reading it (INTEREST). 28. Whats the HEIGHT of this skyscraper? (HIGH) 29. The teacher said I had cheated in the exam, which was UNFAIR of her (FAIR). 30. DEMOCARCY is in danger in some countries (DEMOCRAT). 31. How IRRESPONSIBLY Peter behaved! We were ashamed of his BEHAVIOUR (RESPONSIBLE/ BEHAVE). 32. Im afraid I cant eat the stew. Its too SALTY for me (SALT). 33. The students were really IMPATIENT to know their exam results (PATIENT).

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