Education vocabulary word formation

Complete First Unit 5

Make variations on the words below, e.g. other parts of speech. Each must be one word (not compound nouns etc split into two words) and be at least slightly different from the words given. Even small changes are fine.

academy

assist

attend

certify

doctor

enter

graduate

lecture

multiply

nation

qualify

revise

scholar

school

second

study

take

tutor

 

Choose one of the words above which you have many variations which you are sure about. You will get one point for each correct word but lose all the points for that round if anyone successfully challenges you.

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Suggested answers

Note that other answers are possible

academy – academies/ academic/ academics

assist – assisting/ assisted/ assists/ assistant/ assistants/ assistance

attend – attending/ attends/ attended/ attendee/ attendees/ attendance

certify – certifying/ certifies/ certified/ certificate/ certificates

doctor – doctoring/ doctors/ doctored/ doctorate/ doctorates

enter – entering/ enters/ entered/ entrance/ entrances

graduate – graduating/ graduates/ graduated/ graduation/ postgraduate/ undergraduate

lecture – lectures/ lectured/ lecturing/ lecturer

multiply – multiplied/ multiplying/ multiplies/ multiple/ multiples

nation – nations/ national/ nationally/ international/ nationality

qualify – qualified/ qualifies/ qualification/ revisions

revise – revises/ revised/ revision/ revisions

scholar – scholars/ scholarship/ scholarships/ scholarly

school – schools/ pre-school/ schooling/ schooled

second – seconds/ secondly/ secondary/ secondly

study – studies/ studied/ student/ students

take – takes/ took/ retake/ retakes/ retook

tutor – tutors/ tutorship/ tuition/ tutoring

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