Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Donovan Bailey is [_______________] to set a new world record in the 100 metres at next month's competition.
2. The company has denied [_______________] that they were dumping polluted water into the river.
3. I find it really hard to get up early; I think I must be [_______________] to morning.
4. I think this plan will work much better if we [_______________] it slightly.
5. The apple crisp recipe calls for [_______________] layers of apples and a mixture of oats and nuts.
6. She tried taking pills to lose weight as an [_______________] to getting regular exercise, but had little success.
7. The Prime Minister was purposefully [_______________] in his reply.
8. His greatest [_______________] is to play in a symphony orchestra.
9. I have written you a cheque in the [_______________] of 50 for my long-distance phone calls, and left it on your desk.
10. There is [_______________] space in the back of the van for the boys' ice hockey equipment.
Exercise generated with *Gerry's Vocabulary Teacher* (Michael A. Riccioli - 2010)
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