FCE Use of English

Part 5: Word Formation

6) Difficult spellings

This exercise focuses on tricky spelling changes.

Choose from A or B the word with the correct spelling to complete the sentence.


1 He tried to fix his machine but it was (POSSIBLE) ..........
impossible
inpossible

2 You don't need to wear a suit to the party. You can look (FORMAL) .......... if you wish.
informal
imformal

3 She won the bicycle race (EASY) .......... .
easyly
easily

4 The weather forecast says it's going to be (RAIN) .......... today.
rainy
rainny

5 The body was discovered (LIE) .......... on the floor.
lieing
lying

6 He told her that he was (TRUE) .......... in love with her.
truely
truly

7 She was filled with (HAPPY) .......... when she heard the good news.
happiness
happyness

8 He was the (BIG) .......... in the class.
biggest
bigest

 
 


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