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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 23

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 laboratory's incredible research was ______________ praised by the scientific community.

2. The couple decided to remain ______________ and focus on their careers.

3. The ______________ poison caused the rapid demise of the villain in the story.

4. The skilled ______________ created an app that simplified complex tasks.

5. The campaign aimed to ______________ the benefits of a healthy diet to the general public.

6. The company's attempt to break into the foreign market unfortunately proved ______________.

7. The news of the scandal was ______________ to the public.

8. The team's ______________ attitude led to their early elimination from the tournament.
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