Formation of Words

Formation of Words :

In English Language, many words are formed from other words. The noun ACTION is formed from the verb ACT. The adjective BEAUTIFUL is formed from the noun BEAUTY. This way, majority of the English words are derivatives of other English words. So, the formation of words can be classified as following.

  1. Formation of Nouns from Verbs
  2. Formation of Nouns from Adjectives
  3. Formation of Abstract Nouns from Concrete Nouns
  4. Formation of Verbs from Nouns
  5. Formation of Verbs from Adjectives
  6. Formation of Adjectives from Nouns

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