English Vocabulary Exercises - The World of Money & Work - Exercise 1-4

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. The bus _______________ has now lasted for three weeks and people are finding it difficult to get to work in the morning.
2. Farmers are very upset about the _______________ of American vegetables at a time when they can't sell their own products.
3. He put his hand in his pocket, and then _______________ a $100 bill.
4. The recent _______________ of the factory has brought much greater job security to the workers.
5. The company was losing lots of money so the CEO was forced to _______________.
6. Could you _______________ me a couple of dollars to buy something to drink?
7. He has been working for our _______________ for about 3 years now.
8. Some _______________ members of the organization are calling for the resignation of the president.
9. Their jewellery store caters to a very rich _______________.
10. You will have to speak to our _______________ if you think there was a mistake in your paycheque.
11. There is no reason for you to go into _______________ if you are careful with your money and live within your means.
12. The ancient Greeks and Romans were among the first _______________ of mushrooms.
13. There will be a _______________ meeting at City Hall this evening.
14. Celebrities who write their autobiographies usually do so in _______________ with a professional author.
15. She is going to design school and specializing in creating patterns for _______________ such as carpets and wall-hangings.
16. The union will be _______________ with the administration all night.
17. After struggling to support himself, Mozart died in _______________ at the age of 35.