English Vocabulary Exercises - The World of Money & Work - Exercise 1-2

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Prior to 1981, labour _______________ by black workers in South Africa were illegal.
2. Canadian manufacturers are complaining about cheap _______________ that are being brought into the country.
3. Her husband is a senior bank _______________ with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.
4. I forgot my grammar book at home. Could you _______________ me yours for a couple of hours?
5. The _______________ of corn was first introduced by native people in Colombia.
6. Who wants to _______________ the office Christmas party this year?
7. Some people think American president Bill Clinton should have _______________ because of his sex scandal.
8. After I lost my bank card, someone apparently tried to _______________ some money from my account.
9. America's inner cities are being destroyed by _______________ and violence.
10. She has been a valued _______________ of our company for years.
11. The _______________ industry in this country is being challenged by the introduction of low-priced imports.
12. I like going to the market and _______________ with the shopkeepers there.
13. By the time he graduated from university, he had _______________ of over $30,000 to pay off.
14. The musical _______________ of John Lennon and Paul McCartney produced some of the most popular songs of our era.
15. Outside workers at the college are thinking of _______________ because management refuses to improve their working conditions.
16. We have to be careful how many cheques we write because our _______________ balance is getting low.
17. The school's _______________ for computer equipment is being increased by 25%.