English Vocabulary Exercises - Verbs, Verbs and More Verbs - Exercise 4-4

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. They used a computer _______________ system to guide them as they sailed around the world.
2. _______________ profits have made life difficult for farmers in Uruguay.
3. Analysts predict the company will _______________ over 100 full-time, permanent jobs in the region.
4. My baby daughter really _______________ playing with her grandma and can't understand that she has died and won't be able to play with her ever again.
5. My first _______________ of Quebec City was that it is a city that loves to party.
6. The deer became very _______________ after we started feeding them apples and carrots.
7. We should really _______________ the soil around the plants because it is pretty dry.
8. Why do you want your children to be _______________? They're not dogs. I think it's more important to teach them to think for themselves.
9. Charlotte was given a gift by her co-workers in _______________ of her hard work.
10. It is difficult for a two-year-old child to know the difference between telling the truth and _______________.
11. My sister is an _______________ piano player who has performed in concerts all over Canada.
12. Today, people get married because they are in love but in the past marriage was seen as a _______________ of families.
13. There is fairly little _______________ of women in this country's government.
14. The ground _______________ as the huge dinosaur approached.