Spelling it Right: Revision Test on Suffixes

    Test your knowledge of suffixes. Complete the following words by adding suffixes to the base words. Look back at the suffix pages mentioned in columns 2 and 5 if you need to revise the patterns. Here are the links to these pages:

    Suffix 2          Suffix 4A          Suffix 5          Suffix 7A

    Base + suffix Page New word Base + suffix Page New word
    heavy + er 7A employ + ment 7A
    target + ed 5 control + er 5
    reply + ing 7A notice + ing 2
    snob + ish 4A limit + ation 5
    omit + ed 5 gentle + man 2
    enrol + ment 5 regret + ed 5
    enrol + ed 5 forbid + ing 5
    supply + er 7A happy + ly 7A
    endure + ance 2 blunder + ed 5
    adventure + ous 2 satisfy + ed 7A
    plan + ing 4A forget + able 5
    wit + y 4A commit + ment 5
    wit + less 4A run + ing 4A
    envy + ous 7A rid + ance 4A
    reverse + ible 2 defy + ing 7A
    alter + ation 5 monotone + ous 2
    fit + est 4A fortune + ate 2
    prohibit + ion 5 tiny + est 7A
    equip + ing 5 place + ment 2
    exploit + ed 5 investigate + or 2
    benefit + ed 5 gravitate + ion 2
    cycle + ist 2 time + ly 2

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