Class 491G - Vocabulary Practice Exercise - September 15, 2015

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. I'm a little __________ to trust Frank. He has lied to me in the past so I can't be 100% sure he is telling the truth.
2. Her boyfriend seemed __________ when she told him she wanted to break up. I guess he didn't really love her.
3. Falling asleep to the sounds of bombs and gunfire has become the __________ for many children living in war-torn countries.
4. It will cost __________ one hundred dollars.
5. We found a cat that had been __________ by its owners when they moved away.
6. I don't think I can come to the pub tonight. I'm pretty __________ from work today.
7. Students may __________ to stay in residence if they are not interested in our homestay program.
8. She is a very average volleyball player but really __________ at racquet sports.
9. Grandpa's health has __________ a lot in the last few hours, and he isn't expected to live through the night.
10. Some of the vocabulary which we are studying is slang and is not __________ in formal situations.
11. When you didn't come to work, I just __________ that you were sick.
12. Most of the difficulties in their family __________ from a simple lack of communication.
13. He was arrested and charged with __________ after getting into a fight at a bar.
14. His __________ to get married is due to his young age. He isn't ready to settle down yet.
15. The __________ between good art and bad art is often a question of opinion.
16. The boss __________ him in front of the entire staff by saying he was the company's worst employee ever.
17. My parents were pretty __________ with me, so I could usually stay out as late as I wanted.
18. You should __________ your little brother when the other kids are being mean to him.
19. His new glasses make him look like really __________. I don't know why he bought them.
20. Three boys in grade 6 __________ my son and beat him up at school yesterday.