English Vocabulary Exercises - AWL Sublist 1 - 2a

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right with the items on the left.

1. One of the _______________ of studying English in Victoria is that you have the opportunity to speak English outside of class.
2. The cat slowly _______________ the bush where the mouse was hiding.
3. A department store spokesman says that their new outlet will _______________ more than 75 permanent jobs in the city.
4. The government recently passed _______________ which prohibits tobacco advertising at sporting events.
5. There are many things you can do in your everyday life to help protect the _______________, such as recycling or riding a bicycle.
6. The _______________ of the river is somewhere in the mountains.
7. You must _______________ to our offer within 30 days or it will be withdrawn.
8. The government has announced a special program to help _______________ new small businesses.
9. It is the _______________ of our government that no one should be without food or shelter.
10. The oldest _______________ to win a medal in the Olympics was Oscar Swahn, who won a silver medal in shooting at the age of 72.