WF024 - Word Formation - Sentences

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!

Use the word at the end of the sentence to form a new word that fits into the blank !

  1. Unfortunately, your illness is (CURE).
  2. Please don't tell me any more lies. It is very (HONEST)
  3. You won't be paid very much as an worker (SKILL)
  4. His arguments are so it's impossible to have a decent discussion with him (LOGIC)
  5. The traffic problem in the city has improved (EXPECT)
  6. The judge told him it was to drink and banned him for a year (RESPOND)
  7. Please make the cheque to John Brown (PAY)
  8. Such a small car is for longer journeys (SUIT)
  9. Please put out your cigarette. There's an over there (ASH)
  10. My boss continually his position by getting me to do things that I really am not supposed to do (USE)


  1. He holds strong and is ready to defend them at any time (BELIEVE)
  2. James Bond was a hero of mine (BOY)
  3. Congratulations ! All the you have made turned out to be correct (CALCULATE)
  4. Two soldiers and eighteen were killed in the attack (CIVIL)
  5. I found this offer among the ads in the paper (CLASS).
  6. I have my letter of application and a CV (CLOSE)
  7. I seem to have my car keys. I can't find them anywhere (LAY)
  8. We have just been shown another example of killings (SENSE)
  9. We don't have any avocados. There seems to be a at the moment (SHORT)
  10. The long rainy journey was the first of many that awaited her (HARD)