English Vocabulary Exercises - Nouns? Verbs? Both! With derivations! - Exercise 9-4

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Different galaxies in the universe sometimes _______________ into each other.
2. The kids were taking turns jumping off the diving board, trying to see who could make the biggest _______________.
3. The moon follows a _______________ path as it goes around the Earth.
4. The Titanic _______________ on an April day in 1912 on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York.
5. Her family photographs are her most _______________ possessions.
6. After _______________ to support himself, Mozart died in poverty at the age of 35.
7. Hindus have a monkey for one of their gods; his name is Hanuman, and he is known for his mischievous sense of _______________.
8. Natural landscapes are greatly _______________ by both the rock structure of a region and its climate.
9. When you give up smoking, your risk for cancer _______________.
10. Samurai swords are produced by repeatedly heating, _______________ and pounding steel into a multi-layered blade.
11. We have found that providing better customer _______________ results in increased sales.
12. The streets of London, England were lit at night using _______________, until 1807 when gaslights were introduced.
13. I sent an e-mail to my boss asking for the day off to attend my son's graduation ceremony, but I haven't received any _______________ yet.
14. He _______________ the leaves off the windshield of his car.
15. _______________ allows you to see exactly how your document will appear when it is printed.