English Vocabulary Exercises - The Natural World - Exercise 1-5

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Studies show that chimpanzees will _______________ eat plants they usually avoid when these plants are necessary for treating an illness.
2. She hasn't used her Chinese in a couple of years, so it's getting _______________.
3. Some animals become very aggressive during the _______________ season.
4. She got a bit of juice from her orange in her eye, and it really _______________.
5. We were scuba diving when we saw a _______________ flash go by; it was a Pacific salmon.
6. Our sense of hearing allows us to identify and locate objects in our _______________
7. We walked down the _______________ path to the beach.
8. The hunter killed the _______________ with a single arrow through the heart.
9. The quarterback was injured on the play, and had to be helped from the _______________.
10. The _______________ of food has caused an explosion in the insect population in this area.
11. It is impossible to control the _______________ of information which is available on the Internet.
12. The Arctic ocean is the smallest and _______________ ocean on the planet.
13. The people of the planet Jupiter look like ugly monsters, half _______________ and half crocodile, but they are quite friendly, and a lot of fun at a party.
14. I bought a used car in excellent _______________ for only $2500.
15. The old man _______________ in anger when he discovered his car had been broken into.