Vocabulary exercise 8

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Complete the following sentences using the appropriate form of the word given in the brackets.

1. We apologise for the -------------------- (inconvenient)

2. She refuted all ----------------------- made against her. (accuse)

3. Indiscriminate use of natural resources can lead to many --------------------- problems. (environment)

4. The man was arrested under --------------------- circumstances. (suspect)

5. She was a -------------------- girl who didn't have many friends. (study)

6. Her energy and ------------------- for life knew no bounds. (enthuse)

7. This is a biography based on his mother's ---------------------- (recollect)

8. ---------------------- of the flight caused a great deal of inconvenience to travelers. (cancel)

9. Her progress has been quite ------------------ (satisfy)

10. He was under --------------------- to go. (compel)

11. That movie is --------------------- watching. (compel)

12. ----------------------- is the mother of all inventions. (necessary)

Answers

1. We apologise for the inconvenience.

2. She refuted all accusations made against her.

3. Indiscriminate use of natural resources can lead to many environmental problems.

4. The man was arrested under suspicious circumstances.

5. She was a studious girl who didn't have many friends.

6. Her energy and enthusiasm for life knew no bounds.

7. This is a biography based on his mother's recollections.

8. Cancellation of the flight caused a great deal of inconvenience to travelers.

9. Her progress has been quite satisfactory.

10. He was under compulsion to go.

11. That movie is compulsive watching.

12. Necessity is the mother of all inventions.

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