WORD FORMATION

VERB TO NOUN
to advise – adviser
to announce – announcer
to bake – baker
to begin – beginner
to believe – believer
to box – boxer
to build – builder
to buy – buyer
to call – caller
to clean – cleaner
to compose – composer
to dance – dancer
to defend – defender
to deliver – deliverer
to develop – developer
to discover – discoverer
to do – doer
to dream – dreamer
to drink – drinker
to drive – driver
to employ – employer
to exterminate – exterminator
to fight – fighter
to follow – follower
to found – founder
to give – giver
to help – helper
to hunt – hunter
to import – importer
to inform – informer
to joke – joker
to keep – keeper
to kill – killer
to lead – leader
to learn – learner
to lend – lender
to listen – listener
to lose – loser
to love – lover
to make – maker
to manage – manager
to manufacture – manufacturer
to murder – murderer
to observe – observer
to offend – offender
to organize – organizer
to own – owner
to paint – painter
to photograph – photographer
to plan – planner
to play – player
to produce – producer
to program – programmer
to provide – provider
to publish – publisher
to read – reader
to receive – receiver
to report – reporter
to reproduce – reproducer
to rescue – rescuer
to rob – robber
to rule – ruler
to run – runner
to sell – seller
to send – sender
to shop – shopper
to sin - sinner
to sing – singer
to smoke – smoker
to speak – speaker
to supply – supplier
to support – supporter
to swim – swimmer
to take – taker
to talk – talker
to teach – teacher
to think – thinker
to travel – traveler
to use – user
to walk – walker
to watch – watcher
to weld – welder
to win – winner
to work – worker
to write – writer
to act – actor
to administrate – administrator
to advise – advisor
to conduct – conductor
to confess – confessor
to direct – director
to edit – editor
to educate – educator
to govern – governor
to instruct – instructor
to invent – inventor
to investigate – investigator
to navigate – navigator
to negotiate – negotiator
to operate – operator
to protect – protector
to sail – sailor
to supervise – supervisor
to vend – vendor
to visit – visitor
NOUN TO PERSON
-ist
o art – artist
o chemistry – chemist
o dentistry – dentist
o guitar – guitarist
o journal – journalist
o linguistics – linguist
o novel – novelist
o nutrition – nutritionist
o orthodontia – orthodontist
o optometry – optometrist
o pharmacy – pharmacist
o philanthropy – philanthropist
o piano – pianist
o psychiatry – psychiatrist
o psychology – psychologist
o racism – racist
o reception – receptionist
o science – scientist
o therapy – therapist
-ian
o beauty – beautician
o comedy – comedian
o electricity – electrician
o grammar – grammarian
o guard – guardian
o history – historian
o library – librarian
o magic – magician
o mathematics – mathematician
o music – musician
o obstetrics – obstetrician
o pediatrics – pediatrician
o physic – physician
o politics – politician
o rhetoric – rhetorician
o statistics – statistician
o technical – technician
o vegetable – vegetarian
o veterinary – veterinarian

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