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

   abandon      abandons      abducting      able      aboard      aboard      absolutely      abstract      absurd      absurdly      abundant  
1. A calendar is just man's representation of the solar year.

2. On October 12, 1492, a sailor Christopher Columbus' ship the Pinta made the first sighting of land in the New World.

3. If you are to come to the party, everyone will be really happy to see you.

4. The police finally had to their search after looking for the lost child for over a year.

5. The show was awful!

6. Welcome flight 203 to Belfast.

7. In 2002, in the southern Chinese province of Guangxi, a man was executed for and then selling 104 women as brides to poor farmers.

8. Elizabeth Goudge once noted that most of the basic truths of life sound at first hearing.

9. Fresh water is in Canada, but we must protect this important resource for future generations.

10. There is a Latin proverb which states that fortune favours the bold, but the timid.

11. People expect to pay low prices for their food, so farmers have a hard time making a reasonable profit.