WF004-Word Formation

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!

Put the correct form of the word  in brackets into the blank.

  1. I started to learn the piano , but I don’t think I’ve got that much talent (MUSIC).
  2. My dad used to be really fit and was on his college’s team (ATHLETE)
  3. They have a wonderful of old toys at the museum in town (COLLECT)
  4. You have to practice hard if you want to work as a (MUSIC).
  5. That’s a jump you’ve just made (HERO)
  6. Think about your own and you’ll see that you learnt a lot through play (CHILD)
  7. I was really scared when I took part in the singing last year (COMPETE)
  8. I left you a list of on the kitchen table. Make sure you follow them (INSTRUCT)
  9. You can only apply for this job if you have a in website design (QUALIFY)
  10. Do you think you get a good   at your school (EDUCATE)


  1. The police are going to give her an award for (BRAVE)
  2. I want at all times during the exam (SILENT)
  3. I’m afraid that answer is , so you haven’t won today’s prize. (CORRECT)
  4. This is really difficult to understand. Why don’t we it a bit (SIMPLE)
  5. Actors have to a lot of words when they are in  a play (MEMORY)
  6. What is the name of David’s driving (INSTRUCT)?
  7. In math you must learn , subtraction, multiplication and division (ADD).
  8. During the 1969s flying by plane started to get (ATTRACT)
  9. Every summer, tourists go in all for their holidays (DIRECT)
  10. At first the hotels were , but then they slowly got better (COMFORT)