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Vocabulary (1.8)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. The cashier at the supermarket puts money into the ________.
(1) register (3) till
(2) drawer (4) box ( )
2. When the magician did not start on time, the crowd became ________.
(1) thrilled (3) excited
(2) cautious (4) impatient ( )
3. The mystery of the missing paintings has not been ________.
(1) solved (3) answered
(2) completed (4) concluded ( )
4. The soldiers ________ the planned attack with great precision and discipline.
(1) carried (3) did
(2) executed (4) developed ( )
5. He is very ________. He was broke a week after collecting his salary.
(1) spendthrift (3) thrifty
(2) careless (4) carefree ( )
6. The ________ drew graffitti on the walls.
(1) artists (3) painters
(2) vandals (4) gangsters ( )
7. It is a ________ you cannot join us for the fishing trip.
(1) sadness (3) pity
(2) remorse (4) regret ( )
8. You'll develop a ________ if you continue not to sit upright.
(1) limp (3) hunch
(2) hump (4) crookedness ( )
9. The ________ thunder kept the children awake till the early hours.
(1) roaring (3) booming
(2) lightning (4) rumbling ( )
10. The tailor is taking some ________ of Nancy for her new evening gown.
(1) dimensions (3) measurements
(2) sizes (4) lengths ( )


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