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. He didn't agree with her right away, but _______________ that her suggestion was worth considering.
2. Einstein once said that peace cannot be _______________ through violence; it can only be attained through understanding.
3. You will never _______________ your goals if you don't believe in yourself.
4. The politician listed all the _______________ made during his time in office, and asked the crowd for their support in the coming election.
5. When they were introduced, he _______________ her by shaking hands, and looking at her warmly.
6. Her father is a very important official in the government of her country, and is said to be _______________ with the President himself.
7. The child was obliged to _______________ he had lied when the stolen toy was found in his room.
8. The concert wasn't very good because the _______________ in the gymnasium were terrible.
9. Chris plays the _______________ guitar in the band.
10. Jane Austen wrote that seven years would be insufficient to make some people _______________ with each other, and seven days are more than enough for others.
11. _______________ rain has killed thousands of trees in our forests.
12. The fruit was a little old and was starting to taste somewhat _______________.
13. The chair was put in a mild _______________ bath to remove the paint.
14. He celebrated his _______________ with a glass of champagne.
15. The Greek theatre at Epidauros is famous for its _______________, which are based on scientific knowledge of how sound travels.
16. I have a number of _______________ who are working in the high-tech field.
17. "You will never be an actor," he said _______________. "You simply don't have the talent."
18. In 1215, Britain's King John was forced by his lords to sign the Magna Carta _______________ that free men are entitled to judgement by their peers, and that even a sovereign is not above the law.
19. In 1965, Bob Dylan revolutionized pop music when his _______________ band went electric at the Newport Music Festival.
20. Chekov once wrote that a woman can become a man's friend only in the following stages - first an _______________, next a mistress, and only then a friend.