English Vocabulary Exercises - Structures, Places & Objects - Exercise 1

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. We've just rented a _______________ for my wife to do her painting.
2. The Eiffel _______________ is probably the most famous landmark in Paris.
3. I don't like to keep birds in a _______________; it seems cruel to prevent them from flying around.
4. The prisoners dug a _______________ under the fence in order to escape from the jail.
5. He and his neighbour worked together to build a nice _______________ between their two yards.
6. My children love to _______________ towers out of blocks and then knock them over.
7. The police finally had to put up a _______________ in the middle of the street in order to stop a teenager who had been speeding through the downtown core.
8. When the rain started, I rushed to a bus _______________.
9. The old woman was gasping for breath by the time she reached the top of the _______________.
10. We went for a boat cruise on the _______________ of Paris while we were there.
11. We have a small _______________ in our backyard where we store our gardening tools, lawn mower, and bicycles.
12. The whiskey is aged in oak _______________ for a number of years before it is bottled and made ready for sale.
13. The train finally came into the _______________ over an hour behind schedule.
14. He grew up in a house with a dirt floor and no running water in a _______________ in Calcutta.
15. The fishing boats were gathered in the _______________ to wait out the storm.
16. We went to the photo _______________ at the mall to take some funny pictures together.
17. Over 100,000 soccer fans crowded into the _______________ to see France beat Brazil in the finals of the World Cup.
18. The old man fell asleep on the _______________ in the park.
19. His girlfriend's parents are Sikhs, so they got married in a Sikh _______________.