Class 571G - Canadian Tidbits Vocabulary Practice Exercise

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Personally, I do not __________ the death penalty under any circumstances.
2. Some of the __________ at the prison are working in the wood shop making toys for children living in poverty.
3. It is very __________ to speak in front of an audience, especially when you are doing it in a foreign language.
4. Saskatchewan, one of Canada's __________ provinces, grows wheat which is shipped all over the world.
5. A rich businessman was __________ at gunpoint by four masked men who are asking for one million dollars for his safe return.
6. The suspect's wife __________ that he was with her at home the night of the killing, but a number of witnesses have placed him at the scene of the murder.
7. Everyone at the hockey game rose to their feet and removed their hats when the national __________ was played.
8. Thousands of refugees are __________ the area, and the United Nations is afraid war is about to break out.
9. The average cat food meal is the __________ of eating about five mice.
10. She has worked in the __________ industry, both in sales and in management, for over 25 years.
11. Grammar outcomes for the course should be __________ with reading and writing objectives.
12. The weather was cloudy in the morning, but it got __________ sunnier and sunnier throughout the day, and by late afternoon it was beautiful outside.
13. The auto show is __________ of a mixture of classic luxury cars, modern sports cars, and models of futuristic vehicles.
14. Personally, I am totally __________ of people who claim to be able to foretell the future.
15. Full-time, permanent jobs are increasingly __________ these days as companies hire more and more people on contract.
16. He will __________ hurt himself because he takes too many risks.
17. His leg was so badly damaged in the airplane accident that it had to be __________.
18. The papers in the room were __________ all over the floor by the wind coming in through the open window.
19. Her health problems __________ from her bad eating habits - she eats way too much junk food.
20. The park has an __________ of wildlife, including deer and a few bears.