AWL Sublist 3 - Exercise 2e

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Protein synthesis is a __________ process in which DNA is transformed into protein.
2. His discoveries in evolution lead him to __________ his former religious beliefs.
3. When the leader of a group of gorillas dies, the younger males contest for __________.
4. Your son is __________ fighting with other students, and really should see some kind of counsellor.
5. Witnesses suggest that the police were entirely __________ in their use of force, as the suspect didn't try to fight back.
6. His book was rejected by a number of __________ before finally being accepted.
7. Modern man already possesses the __________ power to solve the problems of pollution, overpopulation, and dwindling natural resources.
8. The major clothing retailer is trying to improve its __________ image by improving working conditions in its factories in the developing nations.
9. She studied art for 4 years, and now works as an __________ for children's books and magazines.
10. Averil Coxhead has noted that the more words students know well and can use, the more meaning they can communicate in a wide variety of __________.