English Vocabulary Exercises - The World of Money & Work - Exercise 6-5

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Scientists have _______________ cloned a number of mammals now, including a sheep and a pig.
2. The company generally opens about 10 new _______________ outlets a year.
3. Sibongile _______________ to make lunch for Yoshi in return for his help with her essay.
4. Napoleon Bonaparte once said that riches do not consist in the _______________ of treasures, but in the use made of them.
5. The _______________ societies of the world are entirely dependent on oil.
6. The _______________ staff meet once a month to discuss personnel matters.
7. After realizing that his car had been stolen, he immediately phoned the police _______________.
8. She got a good job in _______________ after completing her degree in graphic design.
9. She has been out of the workforce for so long that she is virtually _______________ now.
10. Buses link the capital city of the Republic of Djibouti with practically every town in the country for a standard _______________ of around $3.
11. The _______________ on all commercial flights are trained to function in all sorts of emergencies.
12. The first vending _______________ in the United States dispensed chewing gum, and were installed in New York City train platforms in 1888.
13. The percentage of income _______________ paid by the average American has more than doubled since 1953.
14. Eggs _______________ from donor women are being sold on the Internet to childless families.
15. You will be charged for any _______________ that are not cancelled with at least 24 hours' notice.
16. In Senegal, the number of people in a family is considered a measure of _______________, so couples frequently have many children.
17. I _______________ the jacket on your credit card.