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B2 First (FCE) >> Word Formation Worksheets >> The third part of the Use of English paper in the First Certificate Examination is word formation where students use a root such as 'able' and create an appropriate word (disable, unable, ability) to fill the gap in a text.

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Word Formation Worksheet 22

For each question, fill the space or spaces in the sentence using the base word given in bold below. The required word may be a noun, adverb, adjective or verb and it may be either positive (e.g. helpful) or negative (e.g. unhelpful).

1. The team members began to ______________ about the best approach to the project.

2. The organisation provides financial support to people facing ______________.

3. His ______________ appearance shocked everyone at the meeting.

4. The tennis player finally claimed the ______________ title after years of hard work.

5. The graffiti on the wall seemed ______________ and random.

6. The family was ______________ to win the lottery, which changed their lives forever.

7. The ancient castle had strong walls for its ______________ against invaders.

8. The family decided to ______________ in order to save money for a vacation.
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