WORD FORMATION: 'abrupt'

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
  1. His football career came to an end because of knee problems.
  2. His in speaking to people really makes a lot of people angry.
  3. The woman stopped speaking and looked up with fear.
  4. The conversation ended when the children entered the room.
  5. He is always very when speaking to children and never really listens to them.
  6. Ambrose Pierce once described revolution as an change in the form of misgovernment.
  7. My ex-wife was very with me when I tried to speak to her at my daughter's birthday party.
  8. The Finance Minister's departure from the Cabinet was a major topic of discussion in the news today.
  9. The mountain rises from the seashore.
  10. He was fired as a salesman because he was too with clients.
Exercise generated with *Gerry's Vocabulary Teacher* (Michael A. Riccioli - 2010)
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