AWL Sublist 3 - Exercise 2b

Matching exercise

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

1. A car travelling at a _______________ speed of 100 kilometres per hour would take more than 48 million years to reach the nearest star.
2. In the 1530s, a printing press was set up in Mexico City, and the country's first newspaper was _______________ there in 1541.
3. Racist comments against others are totally unacceptable, no matter what the _______________.
4. A proper essay _______________ its ideas clearly and effectively.
5. We feel that animal testing should be reduced to a minimum and carefully _______________ in each case.
6. The increase in tax revenues has been _______________ by rising costs for the public health system.
7. Top _______________ executives are meeting today to urge the American government to lower taxes.
8. The Book of Genesis in the Bible deals with the _______________ of creation, as seen by the Christian religion.
9. All _______________ questions should be directed to the staff at the computer help desk.
10. For centuries, Korea was _______________ by its larger and more aggressive neighbours.