Word formation - advanced 1.

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. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints!
1. The accident was caused by on the part of the driver. NEGLECT
2. For some reason he gave up a fantastic job. EXPLAIN
3. The program counts the number of of any word within the text. OCCUR
4. They work with some of Britain's oldest brands, including Jaguar, Harrods and the BBC. HEIR
5. I thought she had retired, but she hasn't. APPEAR
6. Wild animals do not always breed well in . CAPTURE
7. It’s not unusual for ants to carry objects that them. WEIGHT
8. To be honest, she was more of a than a help. HINDER
9. This new design of the radio all the best features of our previous model. CORPORATE
10. Though a talented doctor, she found that most skills were not when she began working as a vet. TRANSFER
11. What do you take in the workplace to prevent accidents? CAUTION
12. Despite injuring his leg near the start of the race, Larry managed to finish a very fourth. CREDIT
13. Educational TV programmes like this are very for young children. STIMULATE
14. Ben insisted on his articles being by editors and left when his boss said that was impossible. MODIFY
15. The shark's is somewhat unfair as fatal attacks are extremely rare. NOTORIOUS
16. Jan Welbech was a reputable physicist until his main two theories were completely . PROOF
17. The comedian joked about a plane crash and some in the audience thought he was being . RESPECT
18. The mayor was forced to resign after the at his ill-considered remarks. CRY
19. This morning's explosion at a chemical plant resulted in one and four injuries. FATAL
20. Colin acted with restraint, despite how angry he must have been feeling. ADMIRE