This comes from a word formation exercise. I have to fill in the gaps with a word formed from "perceive".

It was... of you to notice that on the spot.

I honestly have no idea.


I believe the correct answer is: It was perceptive of you to notice that on the spot.

The word perceptive is an adjective and means having sensitive insight .

Word Family: perceive - verb / perception - noun / perceptive - adjective

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