Word-formation – Pre-Intermediate 2.
Give the correct form of the words in brackets.
Franklin initiated many (6) (improve) in the city of Philadelphia, making it one of the world’s first cities to have paved and (7) (light) streets as well as a police force and a fire (8) (fight) company. He also made many (9) (practice) inventions such as the lightning rod to protect buildings in electric storms. His (10) (science) work with electricity earned Franklin world fame.
Franklin played an important role in the early history of the United States. He took part in drawing up the (11) (declare) of Independence and the Constitution.