Словообразование упражнение №10
Read the texts below and decide what part of speech in A, B, C or D best fits each gap in the sentences.
Although several cane-cutting machines have been used with some (1) _______ , most of the sugarcane in the world is (2) _______ by hand. The cutting instrument most commonly used (3) _______ of a large steel blade 50 cm (4) _______ and about 13 cm (5) _______ , (6) _______ with a small hook on the back, and set into a wooden handle. Cane is cut at or near the surface of the ground, stripped of its leaves by the knife hook, and trimmed at the top near the last (7) _______ joint. The cane is then piled in rows along the ground until picked up by hand or machine, tied in bundles, and transported by cart or truck to the sugar factory, where the (8) _______ mill extracts the sugar from the cane.