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

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Anderson is a _______________ negotiator; I'm sure he'll be able to work out a compromise.
2. Why don't we _______________ our neighbour's son to cut our lawn? I'm sure he'd love to do it.
3. My aunt and uncle _______________ chickens for the fresh eggs.
4. He wants to sell his business, but he is having trouble because no one wants to take over the 10-year _______________ he signed for the building.
5. This size of this year's apple _______________ is almost 25% greater than normal.
6. I worked hard in the garden today, but it doesn't look as though I made any _______________ at all.
7. My country has changed from a largely rural, _______________ economy to a mainly industrial economy over the last hundred years or so.
8. Don't cheat on the test; it's not _______________ it if you get caught.
9. He's never worked in his life, but he is rich simply because he received a large _______________ from his auntie.
10. He has _______________ the respect of his colleagues through his hard work and honesty.
11. Market _______________ in Haiti are tended almost completely by women.
12. Computer banking now allows you to conduct all your banking _______________, such as deposits, withdrawals, bill payment, etc. from your home.
13. He is a very _______________ young man, and I wouldn't be surprised if he were to become very rich one day.
14. She always carried out her _______________ quickly and efficiently.
15. We invested our money in a number of international _______________, and made a good profit.
16. The bank stripped the company's _______________ after it went bankrupt in order to pay off the loan.
17. The company currently employs 50 full-time _______________.