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

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. When my mother was young, women were _______________ to wear skirts to work.
2. You need to take a couple of courses before you are _______________ to become a coach in this association.
3. A dog had fallen into the icy water, and _______________ itself trying to climb onto an icy rock.
4. If you _______________ to do your homework, you will not pass the course.
5. The lion raised its head, and _______________ the air.
6. She _______________ her purse somewhere and can't find it.
7. The boss is pretty busy, so he can only _______________ a few minutes to talk to you today.
8. The little boy had to _______________ behind while his friends went to the lake.
9. The city had to _______________ down a tree that was growing under the power lines.
10. Franca, could you please _______________ the homework for me and put it on my desk?
11. Would you _______________ to travel to Mexico in March or in April?
12. All our photographs were _______________ when my little boy accidentally dropped my camera in the water.
13. This guy we saw on television was able to eat an apple while he was _______________ it along with four balls.
14. She _______________ the gift with a big smile, and thanked everyone several times.