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UoE Part 3: Word Transformation with PREPOSITIONS

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turnout
Organizers blamed the bad weather for the low ???; fewer than 2,000 people attended this year's festival. TURN
downpour
A heavy ??? before the start of the match left the pitch looking rather like a swimming pool. POUR
upturn
News of a sharp ??? in properly prices will not please first-time buyers. TURN
income
The new tax legislation is designed to help those on low ???. COME
outbreak
There has been a serious ??? of cholera on the island, infecting over 50,000 people. BREAK
insight
The exhibition provides a fascinating ??? into traditional farming methods. SIGHT
outcome
Whilst the Government seems confident of victory, it is still too early to predict the final ??? of the election. COME
setback
The Government suffered a severe ??? in the election, losing its overall majority in the National Assembly. SET
output
There has been a 5% fall in industrial ??? this year, in contrast to agricultural production, which has risen by 3%. PUT
upbringing
His parents were firm believers in discipline and he had a very strict ???. BRING
breakdown
There has been a complete ??? in law and order in the capital, with reports of widespread looting and violence. BREAK