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Vocabulary Suffix -er Exercises are at the developing stage of learning English focusing on the basic vocabulary and structures for social interaction and academic experiences.

Suffix –er’ in English is sometimes confused with –or because they are used for the same purpose and pronounced the same. It is used for professions or occupations such as a baker. The suffix –er is also used to indicate someone performing an action such as a blogger. It is used for the comparative of adjectives and repeated actions as well. Practice your English spelling and learn new vocabulary with these fun online exercises for the Cambridge Assessment English A2 Key examination.

Professions or occupations
farmer, miner, waiter.

Performing an action
player, runner, teacher

Comparative of adjectives
bigger, harder, larger

Repeated Actions
flatter, flicker, spatter

Suffix -ER | English Vocabulary and Spelling Practice

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Cambridge English Examinations:

Cambridge English exams are designed for learners at all levels from the Elementary level Cambridge English: Key (KET) to the very advanced level Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE). These exams give candidates proof of their ability to use English in a wide variety of contexts, relevant to work, study and leisure activities.

A2 Key | B1 Preliminary | B2 First

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