English Vocabulary Exercises - The World of Work & Money - Exercise 3-5

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Our city's _______________ of buses is sitting idle today due to a strike by maintenance workers.
2. We don't have any of these items in stock so we'll have to order them from our _______________.
3. A full seven percent of the entire Irish barley crop goes to the _______________ of Guinness beer.
4. We seriously need to come up with a better _______________ strategy to sell our products.
5. She works in a government _______________ that deals with refugee applications.
6. Learners' dictionaries are an important _______________ for the second language learner.
7. Going skiing is always fun, so being able to go with my best friend is an added _______________.
8. A family doctor who knows and understands your needs can be your most _______________ health partner.
9. He earns a lot of money from a number of _______________ properties he owns around town.
10. Dave's new job gives him a great _______________ to travel for work.
11. George has offered me the _______________ of his car for a couple of weeks while he is out of town.
12. The doctor says that the surgery is a _______________, but without it your grandfather will die.
13. Your ability to _______________ in comfort may depend on how wisely you invest a portion of your income during your working years.
14. As of 1996, Japan was the largest foreign aid _______________ in the world.
15. A group of demonstrators shouting _______________, and carrying placards were waiting for the prime minister when he got off the plane.
16. Men in the Republic of Georgia are unlikely to help with household _______________ such as washing or cooking, which they consider feminine tasks.
17. British and American forces _______________ fire in the first battle of the American Revolutionary War in April of 1775.