English Vocabulary Exercises - Feelings, Qualities & States - Exercise 2-5

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Hundreds of excited teenagers _______________ cold wind and rain in order to attend the concert.
2. Lester's _______________ for cooking eventually led him into a career as a chef in a first class restaurant.
3. Your girlfriend's parents phoned and they were very _______________ when she didn't come home by midnight.
4. He became _______________ involved with a woman at work, and ended up divorcing his wife.
5. The old woman wrote in her letter to the editor that she was _______________ by the lack of good manners shown by young people today.
6. She was filled with love and _______________ for her husband upon seeing him after 6 months apart.
7. During the trial, the mother of the victim astonished everyone by expressing _______________ for the family of her son's attacker.
8. Well, it's been a _______________ meeting you.
9. The mother looked _______________ at her son as he sat drawing pictures at the table.
10. She became more relaxed and _______________ during the speech when the audience laughed at her first joke.
11. I would be _______________ to give you a hand if you need any help moving into your new apartment this weekend.
12. Stop calling your sister fat - that's just _______________!
13. There seems to be widespread _______________ with the current prime minister.