LET'S LEARN AND WRITE IN ENGLISH


Prefixes and Suffixes



i.   put the words in brackets into the correct form, you will have to use prefixes and / or suffixes:


a.   He was sitting (comfort)……….in his seat on the train.
b.   He was acting in a very (child)………way.
c.   I couldn’t find any (weak)……….in his theory.
d.   The road was too narrow, so they had to (wide)……….it.
e.   She looked at her (reflect)……….in the mirror
f.   Failing her driving test was a great (appoint)……..to her
g.   The rate of (employ)………in Brazil has been rising steadily.


  ii.   Turn the verbs in the box into nouns by adding any of the following suffixes(tion, ation, ance, ment)

 verbs
-tion
-ation
-ance
-ment
 prevent
 treat
 resist
 achieve
 restore
 accept





 
  iii.   Turn the following adjectives into nouns by adding the correct suffixes:

Adjectives

Nouns
Polite
Responsible
Kind
Accurate
creative

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