Word-building Forming adjectives We can use the following endings to form adjectives from nouns and verbs: -able (comfort-comfortable), -al (tradition-traditional) -ary (imagine-imaginary), -ate (passion-passionate) -ful (taste-tasteful), -ible (horror-horrible), -ical (type-typical) -ish (child-childish), -ive (impress-impressive),-less (pointpointless) -ory (advice-advisory), -ous(danger-dangerous), -y (lucklucky) -ed (talent-talented), -ar (spectacle-spectacular) Write the adjectives: Comfort- ____________________ Tradition- ____________________ Passion- ______________________ Taste- _______________________ Horror- _____________________ Type- ______________________ Child- ______________________ Impress- ____________________ Point- ________________________ Danger- ____________________ Lucky- ______________________ Talent- _____________________ Spectacle- ______________________ Translate the words: Совещательный- _____________________ Талантливый- ___________________ Бессмысленный; незаостренный-_____________________ Зрелище- ____________________ Эффектный, захватывающий- ___________________ Удобный-____________________ Вспыльчивый, страстный- ____________________ Удачливый- ________________________ Ужасный- ________________________ Традиционный- ______________________ Обладающий хорошим вкусом- ____________________ Fill in the correct form of the words in brackets. 1. He was sitting on a ________________ (comfort) sofa. 2. It was a _________ (luck) day. 3. The was a ___________(spectacle) fireworks display at the end of the concert. 4. We enjoyed eating __________ (tradition) Chinese dishes. 5. This book has got an _________ (imagine) storyline. 6. His behavior is really ___________ (child), even though he is 20 years old. 7. He lives in a __________ (danger) area. Word families - I verb adjective noun comfort advice competitive to commit a crime dead make friends --------- history Word families verb adjective noun comfort (un)comfortable comfort advise advisory advice/adviser compete competitive competition to commit a crime criminal crime/criminal die dead death make friends friendly friend historic/historical history/historian --------Adviser-Personal Noun Word families - II verb adjective industrialize noun industry invention/ investigate to compose music / optimistic (dis)organised polluted / Word families - II verb adjective noun industrialize industrial industry invent inventive invention/inventor investigate investigative investigation/ investigator to compose music musical music /musician optimistic optimism/optimist organize (dis)organized organization / organizer pollute polluted pollution - Fill in the correct form of the words in brackets. 1. 2. What __________ (music) instruments do you know? Thomas Alva Edison was one of the greatest American __________ s (invent). 3. His greatest ___________ (invent) was an incandescent lamp. 4. Christmas _____________s (tradition) are very important as in most countries in the world. 5. Yesterday we talked about environmental ___________ (pollute). 6. Every man has a different attitude towards __________ (friend), but everyone is _______(luck) and happy if he finds it. 7. The indifference of people and the incapability of the police help the __________s (crime). Word families - III verb adjective produce --- attract enjoy noun Product/production /producer (un)scientific ………………/scientist useful/less used use/…………… (un)attractive (in)decisive decision (un)………………. enjoyment (un)predictable Word families - III verb adjective noun produce produced Product/production /producer --- (un)scientific Science/scientist use useful/less used Use/user attract (un)attractive attraction decide (in)decisive decision enjoy (un)enjoyable enjoyment predict (un)predictable prediction producer-Personal Noun Word families - IV verb adjective noun succeed (un)successful success vary Varied/various/ variable variety weaken weak weakness --- (un)comfortable (dis)comfort --- dangerous danger --- dark darkness --- (in)famous fame Word families - IV verb adjective succeed (un)……………….. noun Varied/various/ variable weaken weak --- (un)………………………. --- (dis)comfort danger --- dark --- (in)…………………… fame Fill in the correct form of the words in brackets. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. He is a famous film______________(produce). We have been learning about electricity in our ___________(science) lessons. We decided to save money by buying a _________(use) car. The State Russian Museum is one of the most popular tourist _____________ (attract). I knew I’d made the right ___________ (decide). Your _____________s (predict) never come true. The film was a great ____________ (succeed). They sell a wide ____________(vary) of books. I have a ____________ (weak) for sweets. This sofa is very _________________ (comfort). Police say the escaped prisoner is a very ________________(danger) man. I saw somebody in the ___________ (dark). Russia is ___________ (fame) for its nature.