English Vocabulary Exercises - Lots of Nouns (and derivations) - Exercise 3-1

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Going camping by themselves for the first time was a real _______________ for the boys.
2. The native people of our province have many beautiful _______________ regarding the creation of our universe.
3. When I was little, I used to enjoy riding my bicycle up and down the dirt _______________ behind our house with my friends.
4. We need to update the computer _______________ in our offices.
5. The _______________ of a snake's skin is surprisingly dry and smooth.
6. The little boy spent the last day of school emptying his desk of its _______________ and playing with his friends.
7. The _______________ is much too far to walk.
8. Would everyone standing please move to the _______________ of the bus; we have a lot more people trying to get on.
9. The teacher handed out a bunch of _______________ of lined paper for their writing test.
10. Our recent financial _______________ shows that we are doing quite well.
11. The _______________ on my knapsack are too tight, and they're hurting my shoulders.
12. Teachers should always explain the _______________ of the activities they have their students take part in.
13. That picture _______________ is actually nicer than the painting in it.
14. Do you have a piece of _______________ I could use to tie up this parcel?
15. How would you rate your tennis ability on a _______________ of one to ten?