AWL Sublist 5 - Exercise 1e

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. A mediator has been called in to __________ negotiations between the administration and the union.
2. Red was considered the __________ choice to mean stop for traffic signals because it has long been associated with danger.
3. Our planet can be viewed as a living __________ that we are slowly poisoning through pollution.
4. The ancient Romans built a __________ of roads totaling 80,000 kilometres.
5. Foreign investors are attracted by Costa Rica's political __________, and high education levels.
6. Asian high school students tend to outperform North American students __________ in a number of different subjects.
7. In Vancouver, there is a seabus which shuttles between Vancouver and North Vancouver as part of the __________ system.
8. The illegal animal trade has been a significant factor in the __________ of the wild orangutan population.
9. John Naisbitt once remarked that education is the __________ tool for growing people and profits.
10. Scott wanted to __________ a course, so he wrote the exam for it, but unfortunately he failed.