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Word formation FCE 2-

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activity
act
If the...............is too difficult, you can ask the teacher.
actress
act
Madonna is a great singer but she's a horrible .................
active
act
My granny is 80 years old and she's still ..............She does the housework and goes to yoga!!
activate
act
You can ........................ the system by buttons or voice recognition.
acting
act
Most of the ................... in the show was excellent.
actively
act
Are you ................ looking for work at the moment?
behaviour
behave
Anna was sick of her brother's .............................
behaved
behave
Tom's dog ...................very badly at his birthday party.
behavioural
behave
Nowadays, children have a lot of................. problems.
confident
confide
I feel ________ because I've studied a lot for the exam.
confidence
confide
You should have more......... in your own abilities.
confidencial
confide
Don't tell anybody! This is a secret and it is extremely ..............
destruction
destroy
Greenpeace works to avoid the .............. of the environment
destructive
destroy
Nuclear bombs have an incredible .......... power.
destructible
destroy
Is this toy made of plastic? No, it's carton, so be careful because it is ............
educational
educate
This TV programme is great for kids! It has ........ purposes
election
elect
With the upcoming ........ in October the city is full of political publicity and leaflets
examiner
examine
I've been to a Maths competition last week, but the ....... didn't explain the instructions of the test! So it was really hard for me to understand.
explanatory
explain
This game is very easy. You don't need to explain the rules, it is self ....................
financial
finance
We' re having some ........ problems in the company so we can't spend a lot of money
governor
govern
Mauricio Macri is our new ...........
guidance
guide
I need some ........... on which university course I should take.
hospitality
host
I'm writing to thank you for your ............. We had a great time at your home
imaginative
imagine
This kid is so .............. He can create wonderful stories!
insurance
insure
Do you have any ........... for the house? What happens if you are robbed?
interested
interest
Are you ........... in Arts? Because there's a new exhibition at the Gallery.
likeness
I can't understand your ............ to that woman. She is horrible!
luxurious
luxuriate
The Howard Johnson in Chascomús is the most .......... hotel in the city.
mysiteriousness
mistify
Look at that old castle. It has some ......... that makes it beautiful.
necessity
necessitate
After the war women went out to work, usually out of ...........
nerveless
nerve
Someone who is ........... does not become afraid or upset in difficult situations
normality
normalise
How can we go back to ..........? I miss the old times when we could see each other all the time!
opportunist
opt
Argentinians are seen as ............. They are always trying to take advantage of the rest.
perfectionist
perfect
My mother is a ........... She can never finish tidying the house because it's not "perfect"
pleasure
please
How can you get ............ from playing video games during 3 hours? Don't you get tired?
empower
power
This authorization will .......... my son to travel around the world on his own, even though he is not 18 yet
preventive
prevent
Everyone in the city is going to the hospital to get a vaccine. It's a ......... measure against flu.
proposal
propose
She offered him a new job and he accepted her ......... at once.
qualified
qualify
Do you trust that doctor? Oh, yes! She is a ........ doctor.
realistic
realize
He's never going to agree to do that! Let's be ........
reference
refer
The title of the book is making ........ to the story of her life.
rejection
reject
I didn't get the job. They sent me an e-mail explaining their ........
relative
relate
I think you're very good at this! but that's........ It's my opinion.
requirement
require
They said that I satisfy all their .......... so I got the job!!!
restriction
restrict
The father can't see his daughters. He has legal .......
safety
save
Have you read the ............. rules before using that machine?
sensational
sense
The team are still celebrating after their .......... victory
satisfying
satisfy
Do you like writing poems? Yes, I find it really ........
success
succeed
The ....... of the campaign depends on the publicity
stressful
stress
I find this job really ............ I'm always nervous and upset
suitable
suit
Do you think this dress is ......... for a wedding party?
surroundings
surround
Our new ........ in this city are much more beautiful than in Buenos Aires.
temptation
tempt
I couldn't avoid the ........ and I bought this cake
trainer
train
I started a new sports routine with my personal......
threatening
threat
She's been receiving ....... phone calls, so she moved to another house.
trendy
trend
She loves fashion! She always wears ........ clothes and expensive shoes.
valuable
value
We've been robbed last night. The thieves took some ...... jewellery.
variety
vary
There's a ........ of courses that you can choose in our university. And they're all free!
warmth
warm
During the day the sun provides .......... in the house
watchful
watch
I feel so uncomfortable at my boyfriend's house. I'm always under the ........... eye of his mother!!!