English Vocabulary Exercises - Health & the Body - Exercise 4-3

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. A _______________ is an injury caused by over-stretching a muscle.
2. Fashion models have to be quite _______________.
3. The death of his daughter was the most _______________ event in his life.
4. He died early this morning in his sleep, without _______________.
5. What we call the flu is actually a number of different _______________, each one slightly different from the other.
6. I used to have dust and pollen _______________ when I was little, but I seem to have grown out of them.
7. The little boy's teacher was worried after he came to school with severe _______________ on his arms and legs.
8. She is burning up with _______________, and is all red in the face.
9. Too many young girls in our society are _______________, in an attempt to look like skinny super-models.
10. Peter is quite _______________; he must lift weights or something.
11. Make sure you measure your _______________ of medicine carefully.
12. He took a deep _______________, and then jumped into the lake.
13. The colour of the _______________ of an octopus is bluish-green.
14. _______________ is usually caused by food or an object stuck in the windpipe.
15. It is quite dangerous to drink alcohol during _______________ because it can cause harm to the unborn child.