Home Alone - Vocabulary Review Exercise

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.

1. The new Toyota Camry _______________ an entirely computerized dashboard.
2. Poor diet has obviously _______________ a great deal to his present health problems.
3. Jenna is _______________ moving to Japan for a year because she wants to be an airline hostess, and needs to learn another language.
4. The cause of the fire which destroyed a downtown department store has not yet been _______________.
5. Karen _______________ me not to baby-sit my neighbours' kids because they're such little brats.
6. The driver of the car had to swerve suddenly to _______________ hitting a young child who ran into the street after a ball.
7. The children spent the rainy afternoon _______________ doing homework.
8. The mayor has _______________ a new program to encourage cycle-tourism as a great attraction in our town.
9. Environmental pollution seems to be an important _______________ in the increase in cancers all over the world.
10. She _______________ 5 women working in a daycare centre.
11. He follows an exercise _______________ which includes jogging three times a week and swimming four times a week.
12. A ten-year-old child is not _______________ enough to take on the responsibility of baby-sitting younger kids.
13. I've been having some problems at work with my boss, but I'm sure I'll be able to _______________ the situation.
14. She was _______________ by her parents to try ballet as a very young girl.
15. Gordon was _______________ with fixing his car when I stopped by his place.
16. During the election, the Prime Minister _______________ his government's record in supporting social programs.
17. Her parents tried to _______________ her from marrying her boyfriend, but she went ahead with the wedding anyway.
18. It is generally quite difficult to raise a family on a single _______________ in Canada today, so very often both parents work full-time.