English Vocabulary Exercises - Verbs, Verbs and More Verbs - Exercise 2-3

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. I know you don't care if the apartment is a mess but it certainly _______________ to me and I don't like it.
2. Much of the soil in the southern region of Belarus has been _______________ by the 1986 nuclear accident at Chernobyl.
3. We need to _______________ who is going to do the dishes, and who is going to make supper on weekends.
4. The stolen goods were _______________ under bushes outside the thief's apartment.
5. Dancers were _______________ to the soft music as the sun went down at the beach party.
6. They spent the night _______________ stories of their teenage years.
7. You can _______________ a lot of important experience by doing volunteer work.
8. They were _______________ when the President himself walked into their restaurant.
9. The old man was _______________ his hands together to warm them up.
10. The kids had a wonderful time getting _______________ around the lake in an inner tube by our boat.
11. I wish my girlfriend would _______________ looking at other guys when we go out - it makes me jealous.
12. The doctors are going to _______________ on your grandfather tomorrow because he is very sick.
13. It has taken this country many years to _______________ the foreign automobile market.
14. The professor will be _______________ your footnotes to make sure your research is authentic.