English Vocabulary Exercises - Verbs, Verbs and More Verbs - Exercise 5-5

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. During a certain stage of culture shock, people are often afraid that they will never become _______________ to the new culture.
2. Wanda decided to go back to work as a professional singer at the _______________ of her friends.
3. The population of Djibouti is _______________ Muslim, and Arabic and French are the two official languages.
4. She put a note on the bathroom door as a _______________ to her husband to pick up some chicken for supper on the way home from work.
5. He looked at his father _______________ drunk on the floor, and felt a mixture of pain and disgust.
6. In Egypt, people are _______________ to eat lots of cucumbers in order to avoid getting sick in the extreme heat.
7. A _______________ will be made later this week after we've had a chance to look at all the reports.
8. Old women in kimonos were _______________ about in the market with their grandchildren.
9. The hottest day ever in Canada was July 5, 1937 when the temperature _______________ to 45 degrees Celsius in a couple of small towns in Saskatchewan.
10. We need a _______________, and a three-hole punch for the office.
11. He _______________ to love her in order to have sex with her.
12. The new registration system is certainly an _______________ on our previous system.
13. Trying to sing karaoke in front of my classmates was a _______________ experience.
14. In 2001, Taiwan _______________ its ban on trade and investment with China.