English Vocabulary Exercises - Health & the Body - Exercise 3-2

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Her eyes were _______________ and red from trying to read in the dark.
2. _______________ conditions in the refugee camps are very bad and many people are getting sick.
3. Too many people forget entirely about _______________, and choose their food solely on how good it tastes.
4. The injury to her knee _______________ her for life.
5. The young boy got hit with a big wave, and _______________ a lot of water, but he was okay.
6. Make sure that all household _______________ are out of the reach of small children.
7. I have an itchy _______________; I think I'm coming down with a cold.
8. Many people who have been _______________ with AIDS got the disease through a blood transfusion.
9. My daughter had a bad flu, and was so weak that she _______________.
10. The young girl _______________ while trying to rescue her brother who had fallen into the river.
11. Her brother is taking counselling to get over his _______________ to cocaine.
12. He received treatment for cancer about 5 years ago, and has remained _______________ ever since.
13. If you want to stay _______________, it is important to take an occasional break from exercise to give your muscles time to heal.
14. Many _______________ which kill people in the developing countries could be treated successfully at very little cost.
15. I'm no _______________; in fact, I'm terrible at sports.
16. The children got _______________ at school to stop the spread of disease.