The article is devoted to the description of the word-formative types which functionate in the
Russian language and show activity at the beginning of the XXI century. The analysis of new
derivative words shows what kind of word-formative means are urgent now for native speakers,
what word-formative meanings are expressed in the lexemes. The processes of the filling of wordformation
lacunas in Russian and the dynamic of derivational semantics are based on the Noun,
Adjective and Verb materials which are chosen from the printed mass media.