PS015 - Suffixes with people

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!


Change the words in the box into people by adding suffixes (-ER , -OR , -IAN or -IST) , then fill in the gaps in the sentences below

art - collect - direct - electric - guitar - library - manage - own - politics - survive - terror - write

  1. Have you ever heard of the German Albrecht Dürer?
  2. She has been a stamp for ages.
  3. Many Americans think that Winston Churchill was the greatest of the 20th century.
  4. If you need a certain book, the will help you look for it.
  5. He always wanted to be a , so we weren't surprised when his first novel came out.
  6. The of the football club resigned because it was the fourth defeat in a row.
  7. The of the red Ford escort should move his car because it is blocking the emergency entrance.
  8. He was the only in a plane crash that killed 8 people.
  9. My son is an . He helps us with lighting and wiring in our new house.
  10. There is tight security at the airport and other public paces in order to prevent a attack.
  11. The film gave the whole crew the afternoon off. Shooting would start again at 9 the following morning.
  12. She started her career as a , but then played the saxophone in a band.