C1 Advanced

Word Formation Exercise 12

For each question, fill the space in the sentence using the base word given in bold at the end. 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 arrival of the summer tourists is very for the local economy.

2. Graham rushed to sell his house before the end of the year.

3. If you are over twenty-one years of age, you'll be able to see the version of the book.

4. The final draft of the treaty included a few minor to keep everyone happy.

5. If you approached your studies as as your spare time activities, you'd be going to Cambridge!

6. The tiger is a very efficient hunter, living most of its life alone.

7. The detective concluded that it was for the suspect to have made the journey so quickly.

8. Few can match the of Jack The Ripper, a 19th century London murderer.

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