Term 4 Vocabulary Practice #3 – Senior

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Term 4 Vocabulary Practice #3  Senior

Use the words in brackets to form a new word that fits into the gap. Example: Q: Thank you for everything you’ve done. You’ve been very ______________________ (HELP). A: helpful

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    At 17, he is one of the most [Blank] tennis players of his generation. (PROMISE)
  • 2. 
    The [Blank] of the passengers is the pilots' main priority. (SAFE)
  • 3. 
    The [Blank] of the printing press is thought to be the most important event of the last 500 years. (INVENT)
  • 4. 
    I am dreaming of working in the auto industry. However there is so much [Blank] in the area that I may have to alter my plans. (EMPLOY)
  • 5. 
    I'm afraid Mrs Hammersmith is [Blank] at the moment. She's in an important meeting. (AVAILABLE)
  • 6. 
    I like your new friend. He seems to be quite an [Blank] young man. (ENTERTAIN)
  • 7. 
    I read the article. It was fantastic but I didn't agree with the [Blank] the reporter came to. (CONCLUDE)
  • 8. 
    Buying and selling old furniture can be a very [Blank] method of business. (PROFIT)
  • 9. 
    There is no [Blank] proof that there might be life on other planets. (SCIENCE)
  • 10. 
    Have you seen my handbag? It seems to have [Blank]. (APPEAR)
  • 11. 
    The babies were put up for [Blank] after their mother had decided not to keep them. (ADOPT)
  • 12. 
    Men have more of a [Blank] to put on weight around the waist than women. (TEND)
  • 13. 
    The whole scandal began after a small [Blank] between the department bosses. (AGREE)
  • 14. 
    The doctor told her that she is becoming [Blank] thin. She has to start eating! (DANGER)
  • 15. 
    I think I was [Blank] sacked and have decided to bring the firm to court. (FAIR)
  • 16. 
    Jimmy had a very difficult [Blank] . He was brought up by his stepfather. (CHILD)
  • 17. 
    A week after winning in the lottery, the young man [Blank] lost a court case in which he had to pay millions. (FORTUNE)
  • 18. 
    The introduction of new crops [Blank] farming in developing countries (REVOLUTION).
  • 19. 
    Anyone who is rude and [Blank] to our teachers must leave school immediately. (ABUSE)
  • 20. 
    The businessman spent over $50 million dollars to make the hotel the most [Blank] in the country. (LUXURY)
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