Word formation - advanced 6.

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. We were so by the news that we all sat in silence for a long time. STUPID
2. They will discuss the possible of diplomatic relations. NEW
3. The children were for the teacher's attention. VIE
4. Crack is a highly potent and addictive of cocaine. DERIVE
5. The south of the country enjoys an climate. EQUAL
6. Many animals rely on for protection. CONCEAL
7. It also includes a grainy, photograph of the man holding the death mask in his hands. TOUCH
8. Another obvious way of increasing is to mix a relatively fine plastic clay with a stiff clay. PLASTIC
9. The shark's is somewhat unfair as fatal attacks are extremely rare. NOTORIOUS
10. According to research, the terrorist organization seeks out young minds when recruiting members. IMPRESS
11. This is an story of triumph by a black woman who overcame adversity and became an inspiration for millions. LIFT
12. This murder case has had so much media publicity that it will be difficult to find an jury. BIAS
13. Her first defeat was an early lesson in . HUMBLE
14. The warning signs of the illness are problems and dizziness. RESPIRE
15. The agency enjoys an international reputation for . PARTIAL
16. The was put down with ruthless efficiency. RISE
17. Certainly he had not been in such close to a pretty young girl for as long as he could remember. PROXIMAL
18. His torso jerked forward , and he vomited into the mud and the rain. CONVULSE
19. The illness had his ability to think and concentrate. PAIR
20. Could you give us a rough of the likely cost? APPROXIMATELY