English Vocabulary Exercises - Verbs, Verbs & more Verbs - Exercise 11-4

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. In Bolivia, water _______________ at a temperature of 83 degrees centigrade because of the high altitude.
2. I saw a book which had incredible photos showing the _______________ of a baby inside its mother's womb.
3. I was able to get into the program even though it was full because there were a couple of _______________.
4. Norway's short summer season means farmers have to _______________ a lot of activity into a tight time period.
5. The astronauts were _______________ out of the space shuttle after it was hit by a meteorite.
6. The player caught the pass and was then _______________ by the defence.
7. The best _______________ for me has always been the example of my father.
8. Their marriage has been a _______________ from the day they came back from their honeymoon.
9. The children were _______________ searching around the room for the chocolate Easter eggs.
10. Do you mind if I use you as a _______________ when I apply for a job at the company where you work?
11. I got _______________ in traffic coming home, and it took me over an hour to get about one mile.
12. You have to make out a customs _______________ of what is in your package if you are going to mail it overseas.
13. The _______________ of sharks in popular movies has made these fish the most feared animals in the sea.
14. The little boy stared in _______________ at the toy robot as it walked across the kitchen floor.