Matching exercise - generated with Gerry's Vocabulary Teacher - Michael A. Riccioli - 2015

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Oliver Goldsmith once stated that life is a journey that must be travelled no matter how bad the roads and _______________.
2. The new King was _______________ a magnificent welcome on his first visit to New Zealand.
3. My friends _______________ me to my car after the horror film because I was too afraid to walk alone.
4. With people having fewer kids these days, the local school can easily _______________ all the children in the area.
5. Creativity allows language to _______________ new meanings and messages.
6. The Czech ice hockey team was _______________ a hero's welcome on their return to their homeland.
7. Nine out of ten of the group of friends were in _______________ about going to see the film Titanic.
8. My chequing _______________ doesn't pay me any interest at all.
9. Running the four-minute mile was an astounding athletic _______________ when first done by Roger Bannister.
10. Hydrogen _______________ for 90% of all known matter in the universe.
11. I asked my boss for some time off to help my sick mother, and he was very _______________. In fact, he told me to take all the time I need.
12. There is an African proverb which states that whatever _______________ you boast of in the world, there is someone better than you.
13. She had recently broken up with her boyfriend, so she went to her friend's party _______________.
14. The university offers a service in which volunteers _______________ women to their cars or the bus when it is dark, for safety reasons.
15. Earl Warren once remarked, "I always turn to the sports page first, which records people's _______________. The front page has nothing but man's failures."
16. I have left the room as it was, in _______________ with your wishes.
17. Democratic government is based on the consent of the governed and represents an attempt to make authority _______________ to the people.
18. The newspaper article was about mixed marriages, and _______________ photos showed couples of different races.
19. People who are self-employed need to keep a close _______________ of their revenue and expenses for tax purposes.
20. My sister is an _______________ piano player who has performed in concerts all over the country.