WF041 - 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 words in brackets to form a new word that fits into the blanks .

  1. His latest is a book on the theme of relationships . (PUBLISH)
  2. will be served in the hall in the afternoon . (REFRESH)
  3. Union members expressed their of the new management's offer. (APPOVE)
  4. In her to answer the phone, she almost fell down the stairs . (EAGER)
  5. In the safety world, a number of standard must be followed (PROCEED)
  6. The of the device is what make sit so poplar (SIMPLE)
  7. Most people want from their new president (LEADER)
  8. The dress will take place at 9 tomorrow morning (REHEARSE).
  9. I cannot comment on the statement. I am sworn to on the matter (SECRET)
  10. The cost of has increased by 20% this year. (MEMBER)


  1. There is no doubt a of fresh water (SHORT)
  2. At the moment ,there is absolutely no that may lead to the capture of the criminal (EVIDENT)
  3. His led to other team scoring the decisive goal (CARELESS)
  4. There is every that process will continue to rise this year. (LIKELY)
  5. He valued his too much to ever want to get married (DEPEND)
  6. The new leader promised to lead the country to (PROSPER)
  7. It's quite natural to experience a certain amount of on your first day on the job (ANXIOUS)
  8. The of the new manager sent thrills through the staffroom. (APPEAR)
  9. There are several as to what happened in the meeting (INTERPRET).
  10. My father's has been working for the company for over two decades (ACCOUNT)