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Suffixes - Nouns - Level 3

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spending
The government spent 8% more. Government _____ was 8% higher.
receipt
I received the parcel. I want to confirm my _____ of the parcel.
killing
The country was shocked when she was killed. Her ____ shocked the country.
reduction
They have reduced the price by 30%. There is a 30% _____.
production
We learned how oxygen is produced. We learned about oxygen ______.
order
I order you to do it. It is an ____.
readiness
I know I'm ready. I want to prove my ______.
backup
You should back up your files. You should create a _____.
setup
We spent 3 hours setting up. The _____ took us three hours.
enjoyment
I really enjoyed it. I got a lot of _____.
expectations
I expect a lot from my kids. I have high ____ for my kids.
mark
He marked my test. He gave me a bad _____.
earnings
How much have we earned? What are our _____?
appearance
I was shocked when he appeared. His _____ shocked me.
blame
My parents always blame me. I always get the _____.
cleanup
It cost $10 million to clean up the city. The _____ operation cost $10m.
photography
I like taking photographs. I like _____.
descent
We are descending. We have started our _____.
society
It's a social issue. It's related to ______.
reliance
We rely too much on oil. We ned to reduce our _____ on oil.
sponsorship
Etihad is the sponsor of Manchester City. They pay a lot of money for _____.
decoration
I like how you decorated the tree. I like the ____!
refusal
He refused to helped. His ____ to help upset me.
modernity
It's really modern. I like the _____.
recovery
He's recovered completely. He's made a complete recovery.
intensity
My workout was intense. The _____ was really high.
response
He responded. Here is his _____.
confession
He confessed. He made a _____.
attacks
They attacked three times yesterday. There were three _____.
acceptance
I want to be accepted by my new colleagues. Their _____ is very important to me.
forgiveness
It's a book about how to forgive. It's a book about ______.
appointment
She was appointed by Trump. Her ______ surprised everyone.
burn
I burned my hand. I got a ____ on my hand.
variety
There are various cafes. There's a ______ of cafes.
hatred
I don't know why he hates me. I don't understand his ____ of me.
achievements
He achieved many things. Here is a list of his ______.
conclusions
Let's conclude. Lets draw some _____.
report
It was reported. It was in the _____.
violence
It's a really violent film. There's a lot of ______.
smoothness
It's so smooth. I love its ______.
nervousness
I feel really nervous. I can't get over my _____.
transformation
They transformed the city. The city's _______ was impressive.
contents
What does it contain? What are the _____.
simplicity
It's simple. I like its ______.
deal
It's easy to deal with it. It's not a big _____.
mixture
Mix up the eggs, butter and flour and put the _____ in a pan.
brightness
It's not bright enough. Increase the ______.
resistance
They didn't resist. There was no ______.
reminder
Please remind me. Please send me a _____.
survival
We just need to survive. We need to ensure our _____.
management
He manages a large team. He works in _____.
departure
We are departing at 17:15. Our _____ is at 17:15.
apprenticeship
I was an apprentice. I did an _____.
selection
This is what I selected. This is my _____.
poverty
They are really poor. They live in _____.
win
They won 3-2. It was an important ___.
share
We shared the cake. This is my ____.
design
They designed it well. I like the _____.
representation
The picture represents grief. It is a ______ of grief.
willingness
He is willing to do it. He expressed his ______ to do it.
pass
He passed the ball. It was a good ____.
consideration
I will consider it. I will take it into _____.
turnover
We turned over $300k last year. Our _____ was $300k.
statement
He stated many things in his _____.
delay
It was delayed by 3 hours. There was a 3 hour _____.
distraction
It distracted me. It was a ______.
rarity
It's very rare. It's a _____.
applications
You can apply at the consulate. You should submit your _____ at the consulate.
witnesses
Three people witnessed it. There were three ______.
separation
The parents separated. Their _____ was difficult for the children.
realisation
I realised it was a bad idea. I came to the _____ that it was a bad idea.
abuse
She was abused. She suffered sexual _____.
removal
The statue was removed even though many people were against its _____.
lie
He lied to me. He told a ____.
decrease
It decreased by 10%. There was a 10% _____.
greatness
He is a great man. I admire his _____.
intention
What do you intend to do? What is your _____?
support
They supported me. They showed their _____.
breakup
The USSR broke up in 1991. The _____ of the USSR took place in 1991.
blessing
The priest blessed the children. He gave the child a _____.
pronunciation
How do you pronounce it? What is the correct ____?
learning
He has learned a lot. He has a lot of ____.
cause
The wind caused a lot of damage. The main ____ of the damage was the wind.
fight
They fought yesterday. They had a _____.
suffering
They suffered a lot. They experience a lot of _____.
break
He broke his leg in three places. It was a serious _____.
criticism
They criticised me a lot. I got a lot of _____.
shots
Somebody was shooting. I heard the _____.
formation
The government was formed a year ago. Today is the anniversary of the government's _____.
similarities
They are similar. There are lots of _______ between them.
drop
It dropped by 30%. There was a 30% ____.
addition
I am glad they added it. It was a good _____.
action
We need to act. We need to take _____.
manhood
In some cultures young MEN have to do something brave to prove their _____.
rise
It rose by 25%. There was a 25% _____.
landing
I was scared when the plane landed. The _____ was scary!
murder
They murdered him. His ____ shocked the country.
dictatorship
The President is a dictator. The country is a _____.
study
The scientists studied the brain during sleep. They did a _____ of the sleeping brain.
layout
I like how it is laid out. I like the _____.
clarity
Now it is clear. Now we have _____.
increase
It increased by 30%. There was a 30% ______.
improvement
They have improved a lot. They have shown a lot of _____.
judgment
She judged that he was guilty. She passed her _____.
destruction
I watched them destroy the city. I watch the _____ of the city.
opening
They opened the theatre yesterday. The _____ of the theatre was yesterday.
protection
I will protect you. I will provide _____.
performance
They performed well. It was a good _____.
notes
I noted everything down. I made some _____.
invention
The Internet was invented in the 1990s. It was a great _____.
pleasure
It pleased me. It gave me a lot of _____.
interpretations
We interpret the text differently. We have different _______.
saying
It's something people say. It's a ___.
freshness
These cucumbers are fresh. I love their ______.
censorship
The government censored everything. There was a lot of ______.
cover
We covered the pool. We put a _____ on the pool.
order
I ordered it three days ago but my ____ hasn't been delivered yet.
confidentiality
It must remain confidential. ______ is very important.
hit
He hit the ball. It was a good ____.
involvement
Thank you for being involved. Thank you for your ______.
opposition
They oppose the government. They are the _____.
cancellation
If you cancel, you have to pay a _____ fee.
requirements
This is what we require. These are the _____.
relation
These topics are not related. There's no ____.
demands
He demanded a lot of things. He made a lot of _____.
adaptation
This version is adapted for children. It's an ______ of the original.
cut
I cut my leg. It was a nasty ____.
wait
We waited for 3 hours. It was a long ____.
thickness
The wall is 80cm thick. Its ______ is 80cm.
conversion
This software converts files. It is for file _____.
proof
Can you prove it? Can you provide ____?
stay
We stayed in Brighton. We had a lovely ____.
search
They have stopped searching. The _____ has been called off.