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Use Suffixes: -tion

In this worksheet, students practise spelling and using words ending in the suffix -tion.

'Use Suffixes: -tion' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:  Add Suffixes to Words

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

There are many words that end in the letters -tion but make the sound 'shun'.

 

addition


pollination

 

If there is a 'k' sound just before the -tion it is spelt with a 'c', not a 'k'.

protection

collection

 

In this worksheet you can practise spelling words ending in -tion.

Choose the correct spelling of the word that completes the sentence.

 

The police carried out an __________ into the crime.

investigation

invesigashun

Choose the correct spelling of the word that completes the sentence.

 

Joe had an __________ on his arm after he broke it.

operashun

operation

Choose the correct spelling of the word that completes the sentence.

 

There was a lovely __________ on the cover of the book.

illustration

illustrashun

This time, write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

We went to the theatre to see the new prod_______ of The Wizard of Oz.

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

At half time there was a coll_______ for charity, so we put in fifty pence.

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

Our school has just had an insp_______ and we were judged to be excellent.

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

Subt_______ is another word for taking away in maths.

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

My teacher asked everyone in the class to make a sugg_______ about where to go on our summer trip.

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

At the beginning of every day we have regi_______ and then we go to assembly.

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

The Moomin books were written in Finnish but I have got an English tran_______ of them.

  • Question 1

Choose the correct spelling of the word that completes the sentence.

 

The police carried out an __________ into the crime.

CORRECT ANSWER
investigation
  • Question 2

Choose the correct spelling of the word that completes the sentence.

 

Joe had an __________ on his arm after he broke it.

CORRECT ANSWER
operation
  • Question 3

Choose the correct spelling of the word that completes the sentence.

 

There was a lovely __________ on the cover of the book.

CORRECT ANSWER
illustration
  • Question 4

This time, write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

We went to the theatre to see the new prod_______ of The Wizard of Oz.

CORRECT ANSWER
production
  • Question 5

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

At half time there was a coll_______ for charity, so we put in fifty pence.

CORRECT ANSWER
collection
  • Question 6

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

Our school has just had an insp_______ and we were judged to be excellent.

CORRECT ANSWER
inspection
  • Question 7

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

Subt_______ is another word for taking away in maths.

CORRECT ANSWER
subtraction
  • Question 8

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

My teacher asked everyone in the class to make a sugg_______ about where to go on our summer trip.

CORRECT ANSWER
suggestion
  • Question 9

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

At the beginning of every day we have regi_______ and then we go to assembly.

CORRECT ANSWER
registration
  • Question 10

Write the missing word in the answer box. The first four letters of the word are given to help you.

 

The Moomin books were written in Finnish but I have got an English tran_______ of them.

CORRECT ANSWER
translation
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