Словообразование упражнение №4
Read the texts below and decide what part of speech in A, B, C or D best fits each gap in the sentences.
A number of individual diamonds have become (1) _______ , (2) _______ because of their size. The largest of all (3) _______ diamonds is the Cullinan, which was discovered in South Africa in 1905 and was (4) _______ to Edward VII, king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ire¬land, by the government of the Transvaal. The Cullinan weighed 3,106 carats before cutting and was pronounced by crystallographers to be a fragment of a (5) _______ larger stone. When the stone was cut, a total of 105 gems were produced, (6) _______ 1,063 carats in all. The largest of these was a stone called the Star of Africa, the biggest cut diamond in (7) _______ , and now set in the British (8) _______ scepter.