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11 terms

Word formation: nouns (CAE Expert SB p42 Unit 3)

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contradiction
the noun from 'contradict', a statement that is opposite to another statement
isolation
the noun from 'isolate', a feeling of being disliked and alone
scrutiny
the noun from 'scrutinise', the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)
arrogance
the noun from 'arrogant', excessive pride
rudeness
the noun from 'rude', offensive to others, lacking good social skills
inconvenience
the noun from 'inconvenient', something that requires extra effort or causes trouble
attention
the noun from 'attend (TO sth)', the faculty or power of mental concentration
devotion
the noun from 'devote', complete dedication to a cause or person
imagination
the noun from 'imagine', the creative power of the mind
neutrality
the noun from 'neutral', refusing to take sides in disagreements and wars between countries
innocence
the noun from 'innocent', the state of being free from sin or moral wrong

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