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. Many people think they can become _______________ to long periods of little sleep without any consequences, but it is not true.
2. A Mexican proverb states that he who is _______________ to evil is offended by good.
3. Henry managed to _______________ some valuable experience working in his father's company over the summer.
4. Every time my brother does something wrong, my mum _______________ me. It's just not fair.
5. Mother Teresa once said, "If you do good, people may _______________ you of selfish motives. Do good anyway."
6. You received a low mark on your essay due to an _______________ of errors in sentence structure.
7. Averil Coxhead has noted that learners need to know the grammar of words so they can use them _______________ in their writing and speaking.
8. My wife keeps going to jumble sales, and has _______________ a lot of worthless junk that she considers to be a real bargain.
9. The football players were tested for the _______________ of their shots by aiming at little targets placed in the corners of the net.
10. My ear really _______________; I think I'd better see a doctor.
11. There is a Chinese proverb which observes that the rich _______________ money, but the poor _______________ years.
12. In March of 1991, six Irishmen wrongly _______________ of the 1974 bombing of pubs in Birmingham, England, were freed after 16 years in jail.
13. It always takes people time to _______________ themselves to changes in their routine.
14. The witness gave an _______________ description of the criminal - she even knew his eye colour!
15. His wife claimed she believed him, but gave him a cold, _______________ stare.
16. She rubbed his back to ease his _______________ muscles.
17. The football player had a terrible _______________ in his knee after the game.
18. An atomic clock is _______________ to within 1 second in 1.7 million years.
19. Since getting married, Liane has had to get _______________ to her husband's busy work schedule.
20. The runners soaked their _______________ feet in warm water after the race.