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WORD FORMATION (from NOUN to ADJECTIVE or VERB)

NOUN ADJECTIVE NOUN VERB

Fill in the gaps with the correct form of the word in brackets. You need an ADJECTIVE. 1. Thanks, Jack, youve been so (HELP). 2. The crisis has become It affects every country (NATION). 3. Toms just bought a car (POWER). 4. Sarah is a really girl (BEAUTY). 5. Its to create new jobs to reduce unemployment (ESSENCE). 6.Carrie always wears the most clothes of the season (FASHION). 7. I dont agree with you, Mr. Smith. Your sons behaviour has been terribly (RESPONSIBILITY). 8. I cant stand Mary. Shes so (NOSE). 9. The Managing Director made it clear to the Sales Manager that he was completely with Januarys figures (SATISFACTION). 10. Sue always teasing her classmates, so shes rather (POPULARITY). 11. Teachers are fed up with pupils (POLITENESS). 12. MY grandma is the most person Ive ever known (GENEROSITY). 13. Tim can be nice and the next minute he gets angry. Hes really (MOOD). 14. Dont sit there, Tina! Its the most chair of the living room (COMFORT). 15. You shouldnt drive so fast. Its very cold and , so the road is (FOG / ICE). 16. Dick is rather to old people.

Fill in the gaps with the correct form of the word in brackets. You need a VERB. 1. As a result of the economic crisis, the government is to some companies (NATION). 2. Im sorry, but I cant your problem, Tony (SOLUTION). 3. Youd better in photography (SPECIALITY). 4. Although my father isnt old enough, hes been made to (RETIREMENT). 5. What should we do to less petrol? (CONSUMPTION). 6. You have to the prepositions according to their meaning (CLASSIFICATION). 7. Carl should for being late (APOLOGY). 8. Do you with Pauls decision? (AGREEMENT). 9. He didnt want to it was his fault, not mine! (RECOGNITION). 10. You shouldnt other people so much, nobodys perfect! (CRITICISM). 11. Mr. Black Biology at University (TEACHER). 12. Will you in the sports competition? (PARTICIPATION).

1. Thanks, Jack; youve been so HELPFUL (HELP). 2. The crisis has become INTERNATIONAL. It affects every country (NATION). 3. Toms just bought a POWERFUL car (POWER). 4. Sarah is a really BEAUTIFUL girl (BEAUTY). 5. Its ESSENTIAL to create new jobs to reduce unemployment (ESSENCE). 6. Carrie always wears the most FASHIONABLE clothes of the season (FASHION). 7. I dont agree with you, Mr. Smith. Your sons behaviour has been terribly IRRESPONSIBLE (RESPONSIBILITY). 8. I cant stand Mary. Shes so NOSEY/NOSY (NOSE). 9. The Managing Director made it clear to the Sales Manager that he was completely DISSATISFIED with Januarys figures (SATISFACTION). 10. Sue always teasing her classmates, so shes rather IMPOPULAR (POPULARITY). 11. Teachers are fed up with IMPOLITE pupils (POLITENESS). 12. MY grandma is the most GENEROUS person Ive ever known (GENEROSITY). 13. Tim can be nice and the next minute he gets angry. Hes really MOODY (MOOD). 14. Dont sit there, Tina! Its the most UNCOMFORTABLE chair of the living room (COMFORT). 15. You shouldnt drive so fast. Its very

1. As a result of the economic crisis, the government is to NATIONALIZE some companies (NATION). 2. Im sorry, but I cant SOLVE your problem, Tony (SOLUTION). 3. Youd better SPECIALIZE in photography (SPECIALITY). 4. Although my father isnt old enough, hes been made to RETIRE (RETIREMENT). 5. What should we do to CONSUME less petrol? (CONSUMPTION). 6. You have to CLASSIFY the prepositions according to their meaning (CLASSIFICATION). 7. Carl should APLOGIZE for being late (APOLOGY). 8. Do you AGREE with Pauls decision? (AGREEMENT). 9. He didnt want to RECOGNIZE it was his fault, not mine! (RECOGNITION). 10. You shouldnt CRITISIZE other people so much, nobodys perfect! (CRITICISM). 11. Mr. Black TEACHES Biology at University (TEACHER). 12. Will you PARTICIPATE in the sports competition? (PARTICIPATION). 13. Please, REMEMBER to call Peter back. (REMEMBRANCE). 14. I have to LENGTHEN my skirt. Its too short for me (LENGTH). 15. Why do some children BEHAVE so badly at home? (BEHAVIOUR). 16. Today more and more teenagers DISOBEY their parents, dont they? (OBEDIENCE).