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WORD FORMATION (from ADJECTIVE to NOUN or

ADJECTIVE → NOUN
Fill in the gaps with the correct form of the word in brackets. You need a NOUN. 1. We couldn’t see anything. The village was in complete ……………………………… (DARK). 2. Mark lacks …………………………………. He’s unable to control himself (RESPONSIBLE). 3. The guide dog really helped Dave due to his ………………………… (BLIND). 4. Everybody admired Terry’s …………………… to take up a new job abroad (DETERMINED). 5. The …………………… did some amazing card trick (MAGIC). 6. We have to check the …………………………… of the item your need in our stock, Madam (AVAILABLE). 7. Young people are really into ……………………………… (ECOLOGIST). 8. Some stars don’t want paparazzi to show their …………………………………… (PRIVATE). 8. Some people say fast food can cause ………………………………… (AGGRESSIVE). 9. My brother went to Oxford University and got a degree in …………………………………… (BIOLOGICAL) 10. Soldiers in dangerous areas wear chest …………………………………… (PROTECTIVE). 11. ………………………… can sometimes be overwhelming for some celebrities (FAMOUS). 12. Do you like reading ………………………… books? (MYSTERIOUS). 13. Most people in Africa live in extreme ………………………………… (POOR). 14. My …………………………… is to get a good job to get independent from my parents (AMBITIOUS). 15. Tony couldn’t mend the computer, so we had to phone the

ADJECTIVE → VERB
Fill in the gaps with the correct form of the word in brackets. You need a NOUN. 1. TV has helped to …………………………… sports events (POPULAR). 2. In spite of being 30, Sam still …………………… on his parents (DEPENDENT). 3. Should you need further information about your treatment, do not ……………………………… to contact Dr. Black (HESITANT). 4. You should ………………………… the fridge at least twice a year (FROSTY). 5. We can’t spend so much. We have to ……………………………… on electricity (ECONOMICAL). 6, Did you really ………………………… the party, Tony? (ENJOYABLE). 7. Fortunately the robbers didn’t ………………… the customers (THREATENING). 8. Some parents ……………………………… what their children do in their spare time (IGNORANT). 9. I’m afraid I really ……………………… some help with my homework. Will you give me a hand, Sue? (NECESSARY). 10. Peter went to bed late on Sunday, so on Monday he ………………………… (SLEEPY). 11. The building had to make some changes to ……………………………… the heating system (MODERN). 12. London needs a new bridge to …………………………… the traffic flow (EASY). 13. I’ve bought some detergent to …………………………… the stain of the carpet (REMOVABLE). 14. Most of Peter’s colleagues …………………… on him (RELIABLE). 15. Tom finally ……………………… in passing his driving test (SUCCESSFUL). 16. You must ……………………… your seat belt while driving (FAST). 17. The committee had to …………………… their efforts to get more

Madam (AVAILABLE). 11. Some stars don’t want paparazzi to show their PRIVACY (PRIVATE). Mark lacks RESPONSIBILITY. 7. Should you need further information about your treatment. The building had to make some changes to MODERNIZE the heating system (MODERN). Do you like reading MYSTERY books? (MYSTERIOUS). 8. TV has helped to POPULARIZE sports events (POPULAR). 2. The village was in complete DARKNESS (DARK). Some people say fast food can cause AGGRESSIVENESS (AGGRESSIVE). Fortunately the robbers didn’t THREATEN the customers (THREATENING). 4. 13. Young people are really into ECOLOGY (ECOLOGIST). 9. I’ve bought some detergent to REMOVE the stain of the carpet (REMOVABLE). 12. 11. Most of Peter’s colleagues RELY on him (RELIABLE). My brother went to Oxford University and got a degree in BIOLOGY (BIOLOGICAL) 10. We couldn’t see anything. London needs a new bridge to EASE the traffic flow (EASY). 14. so we had to phone the TECHNICIAN 1. 3. Tony? (ENJOYABLE). 7. .1. 9. 13. 6. 6. Sue? (NECESSARY). You should DEFROST the fridge at least twice a year (FROSTY). 12. 5. Soldiers in dangerous areas wear chest PROTECTORS (PROTECTIVE). Black (HESITANT). 5. We can’t spend so much. Will you give me a hand. 2. FAME can sometimes be overwhelming for some celebrities (FAMOUS). Peter went to bed late on Sunday. Everybody admired Terry’s DETERMINATION to take up a new job abroad (DETERMINED). 8. Some parents IGNORE what their children do in their spare time (IGNORANT). My AMBITION is to get a good job to get independent from my parents (AMBITIOUS). We have to check the AVAILABILITY of the item your need in our stock. Did you really ENJOY the party. 8. 10. 4. do not HESITATE to contact Dr. Most people in Africa live in extreme POVERTY (POOR). 14. Sam still DEPENDS on his parents (DEPENDENT). The MAGICIAN did some amazing card trick (MAGIC). He’s unable to control himself (RESPONSIBLE). We have to ECONOMIZE on electricity (ECONOMICAL). so on Monday he OVERSLEPT (SLEEPY). 15. In spite of being 30. Tony couldn’t mend the computer. 3. The guide dog really helped Dave due to his BLINDNESS (BLIND). I’m afraid I really NEED some help with my homework.