Vocabulary Workshop Level B Unit 2- Sentences
Use this set to help you choose the word that best completes each sentence.
Terms in this set (22)
Bean sprouts and bean curd are ______in the Chinese market on Main Street.
Our grandmother cared for the twins all summer, but she refused to _____ to their every whim.
The _______ tip given to a waiter for service is 15-20 percent of the bill.
Despite offering big raises and bonuses, the boss was unable to ______ workers from quitting.
In the first year of business, an ______ often assumes losses for the sake of future profits.
A rash young ______ the new editor of the newspaper strove to expose corruption in the mayor's office.
Snow tires can help eliminate the ______ of driving on icy roads.
The all-day rain predicted for tomorrow will definitely _____ our plans for a picnic at the lake.
It did not take the jury members too long to find the drifter guilty of ______.
The outcome of the rugby match between the two teams is a matter of complete ______ to me.
Angered by the editorial in the newspaper, my mother wrote an ______ letter to the editor.
Oxygen is a gas that is ______ to life processes on this planet.
The workers had to ______ the equipment regularly so that production would not suffer.
During the course of the summer, the adoring couple formed a _______ admiration society.
The children resisted the urge to ____ the cars with snowballs.
In the 14th century, a ______ spread by infected rats wiped out about one-fourth of the population of Europe.
The captain and other members of the crew were ______ to takeoff.
The present ______ in that country came to power through democratic elections.
The students could see the other class through the ______ glass door.
Remarkably, the captain and the entire crew emerged from the wreck unscathed.
When asked to predict when the long drought would end, the meteorologist would not _____ a guess.
Mosquitoes will _____ the campers if they forget to wear insect repellent on the hike.