English Vocabulary Exercises – Nouns? Verbs? Both! With derivations! - Exercise 13-5

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. In 1952, a television network made history by being the first to use a computer to _______________ the winner of the U.S. presidential election.
2. Himalayan black bears live in the forests on the mountain _______________.
3. Because of its small population, the tiny country of Brunei has had to _______________ both skilled and unskilled labour from abroad.
4. The two men _______________ the deal with a handshake.
5. Hurry up, and _______________ in the car or we'll be late.
6. The computer exhibition offered a brief _______________ into the technological wonders of the future.
7. We weren't allowed to use our _______________ calculators during the math test.
8. We started to walk out onto the ice but stopped when we heard it begin _______________.
9. The _______________ for cigarettes here in Canada must carry a clear warning about the dangers of smoking.
10. The old woman _______________ her coat around her as the wind grew stronger.
11. Your father seems to be recovering well from his surgery, but we will keep you _______________ of any change in his condition.
12. The doctor _______________ the cut on his arm in just a few seconds.
13. He did a lap around the _______________ to get warmed up for the race.
14. _______________ published material without permission is illegal.