Gapfill exercise

Exercise generated with *Gerry's Vocabulary Teacher* (Michael A. Riccioli - 2012)
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Gap-filling Exercise

  1. A few years ago, a Canadian man found a lottery ticket worth over $1 million [] to someone else, and actually returned it to the owner.
  2. I enjoyed my time living and studying in India, but I really felt like I didn't [] there, so I was glad to finally come home.
  3. The changes in the programme could be to our [].
  4. There is a book [] to you in the office if you would like to pick it up before you go home.
  5. Keep your knees slightly [] while you are lifting a heavy weight to avoid hurting your back.
  6. We get good [] in this job, including medical, dental, and pension.
  7. He is always trying to [] the rules, and try something different.
  8. Retailers are [] consumers will be willing to pay extra for designer furniture.
  9. The [] of his will include children from both of his marriages.
  10. Larry seems quite confident of winning the tournament, but I wouldn't [] on him.
  11. You worked for 15 hours without a break? I [] you're exhausted.
  12. There is a Malaysian proverb which states that to [] a piece of bamboo, it is best to start when it is just a shoot.
  13. Jean de La Fontaine once said, "I [], but do not break."
  14. One of the gamblers had [] a large sum at the blackjack table, and lost it all.
  15. There is a Basque proverb which states that earth [] to the brave, but heaven to those who deserve it.
  16. Deductions for your portion of your [] will appear on your mid-month cheque.
  17. The young man packed up his [], and set out on the road.
  18. When you come to a fork in the road, take the route which [] to the left.
  19. He [] his entire paycheque on a horserace and lost everything.
  20. Learning English has been very [] to my career.