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Suffixes - Adjectives - Level 4

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justifiable
You can't justify it. It's not _____.
approachable
It's easy to approach him. He is very _____.
possessive
She's ______. Her boyfriend is her possession and nobody else can talk to him.
naval
He works in the Navy. He's a ____ officer.
reassuring
They reassured me. They were very ______.
unwinnable
It's impossible to win. It's an _____ match.
submissive
He always submits. He's _____.
dietary
It's related to my diet. It's _____.
beneficial
We can benefit from the situation. It could be _____ for us.
miraculous
It was a miracle! Her recovery was _____!
persuasive
His argument persuaded me. It was very _____.
passing
The shower passed quickly. It was a _____ shower.
provincial
My town is in the provinces. It's a ____ town.
flawless
It has no flaws. It's _____.
inexcusable
You can't excuse her behaviour. It was _____.
pretentious
He pretends to be smarter than he really is. He's _____.
excessive
Your speed exceeded the limit. It was _____.
indicative
It indicates an improvement. It's _____ of an improvement.
suggestive
His remark suggested something. It was _____.
murderous
He looked like he wanted to murder someone. He had a _____ look in his eyes.
hesitant
I hesitated. I was _____ to go any further.
migratory
These birds migrate. They are _____ birds.
judgmental
Don't judge people so much. Don't be so _____.
conductible
A material that conducts heat or electricity is _____.
lasting
I hope these changes will last a long time. I hope they will be _____.
literary
She teachers literature. She's a ____ expert.
negotiable
We can negotiate the price. The price is _____.
admirable
I admire his bravery. His bravery is _____.
insistent
She insisted that I help her. She was very _____.
praiseworthy
Their actions deserve to be praised. They are _____ actions.
obligatory
It's a obligation. It's _____.
persistent
They persisted. They were really _____. And finally they got what they wanted.
spendthrift
He spends a lot. He is _____.
symbolic
It's a symbol of success. It's _____ of success.
manipulative
She manipulates everyone. She's really _____.
interactive
You can interact with the exhibits. It's an _____ exhibition.
preparatory
It's part of our preparation. It's _____ work.
monetary
Policy related to money is _____ policy.
troubling
The team's poor performances trouble me. They are quite _____.
contradictory
It's a contradiction. Your ideas are _____.
unrecognisable
He can't be recognised. He's _____.
unsustainable
This level can't be sustained. It's _____.
advisable
I don't advise it. It's not _____.
prevalent
This views prevails nearly everywhere. It's _____.
formative
The experience formed my character. It was a _____ experience.
compliant
They complied with the rules. They were _____.
accommodating
They accommodated all my needs. They were very ______.
daring
He dares to do crazy things. He's really _____.
spreadable
You can spread this butter. It's _____.
defensive
Don't defend yourself so much. Don't be so _____.
revelatory
It revealed a lot. It was _____.
catastrophic
It was a catastrophe. It had a _____ impact.
trustworthy
You can trust her. She's completely _____.
appreciative
Show your appreciation. Be _____.
engaging
His speech engaged the audience. It was _____.