AWL Sublist 9 - Exercise 3c

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right with the items on the left.
1. The more he drank, the more _______________ his speech became.
2. My mother practised some _______________ techniques to help her deal with the pain she suffered as a result of having cancer.
3. When studying for a test, it is important to review actively, not _______________.
4. English is used as a _______________ of instruction in more and more countries around the world.
5. Research suggests that a common cold will delay a child's growth for the _______________ of the illness.
6. During our book club meeting, Joan made a number of _______________ comments that really helped me to understand the novel better.
7. Research has shown that sex, angry outbursts, and strenuous tennis are among the _______________ identified as responsible for 17 percent of all heart attacks.
8. Throughout history, men have increasingly assumed dominance in the public _______________.
9. We often discuss _______________ topics in class because these topics always get people thinking.
10. Your budget should include a certain percentage for _______________ costs.