English Vocabulary Exercises - The World of Money & Work - Exercise 6-3

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. He has been _______________ for over 6 months, and is desperate to find a job.
2. I saw an _______________ in the newspaper for a long-distance phone service that lets you phone anywhere in Canada for 5¢ a minute.
3. He has been very _______________ in business, and his company is now worth millions.
4. Olivia is an excellent employee who is able to work without _______________.
5. The territory now known as Alaska used to be a _______________ of Russia.
6. A group of students volunteered to form a clean-up _______________ for after the Valentine's Day dance.
7. Sandra's hometown is a very big, polluted, _______________ city; I wouldn't want to live there.
8. You could milk about six cows per hour by hand, but with modern _______________ you can milk up to 100 cows per hour.
9. Don't forget that you have an _______________ at 3:00 this afternoon.
10. The Bay is _______________ a 25% discount on all clothing bought before midnight tonight.
11. They spent a month on a farm in France _______________ grapes which were to be made into wine.
12. You can get a discount _______________ for most flights if you show your student card.
13. I don't have any cash on me. I'll have to _______________ it.
14. Her _______________ old uncle died, and left her $500,000.
15. According to a report from the _______________ of Finance, interest rates are expected to rise somewhat in the new year.
16. How much did you have to pay in income _______________ last year?
17. This stereo system normally _______________ for over $1,300, but it can be yours today for a mere $999.99.