1.Amy did not _____ changes in the course schedule and therefore missed the class.
2.It is not easy for old people to _____ their backs, so they need help when their backs itch.
3.Mary is suffering from a stomachache and needs to eat food which is easy to _____.
4.Since our classroom is not air-conditioned, we have to _____ the heat during the hot summer days.
5.Sue is so _____ that she always breaks something when she is shopping at a store.
6.Ann enjoyed going to the flower market. She believed that the _____ of flowers refreshed her mind.
7.The profits of Prince Charles’s organic farm go to _____ to help the poor and the sick.
8.Jack was given the rare _____ of using the president’s office, which made others quite jealous.
9.This new computer is obviously _____ to the old one because it has many new functions.
10.Simon loves his work. To him, work always comes first, and family and friends are _____.
11.Although your plans look good, you have to be _____ and consider what you can actually do.
12.Built under the sea in 1994, the _____ between England and France connects the UK more closely with mainland Europe.
13.This tour package is very appealing, and that one looks _____ attractive. I don’t know which one to choose.
14.Hseu Fang-yi, a young Taiwanese dancer, recently _____ at Lincoln Center in New York and won a great deal of praise.
15.The police searched the house of the suspect _____. They almost turned the whole house upside down.
16.Steve’s description of the place was so _____ that I could almost picture it in my mind.
17.When people feel uncomfortable or nervous, they may _____ their arms across their chests as if to protect themselves.
18.The doors of these department stores slide open _____ when you approach them. You don’t have to open them yourself.
19.Nicole is a _____ language learner. Within a short period of time, she has developed a good command of Chinese and Japanese.
20.With rising oil prices, there is an increasing _____ for people to ride bicycles to work.
21.This information came from a very _____ source, so you don’t have to worry about being cheated.
22.We hope that there will be no war in the world and that all people live in peace and _____ with each other.
23.To have a full discussion of the issue, the committee spent a whole hour _____ their ideas at the meeting.
24.While adapting to western ways of living, many Asian immigrants in the US still try hard to _____ their own cultures and traditions.
25.. With the worsening of global economic conditions, it seems wiser and more _____ to keep cash in the bank rather than to invest in the stock market.
26.Under the _____ of newly elected president Barack Obama, the US is expected to turn a new page in politics and economy.
27.Rapid advancement in motor engineering makes it _____ possible to build a flying car in the near future.
28.When you take photos, you can move around to shoot the target object from different _____.
29.Students were asked to _____ or rewrite their compositions based on the teacher’s comments.
30.Besides lung cancer, another _____ of smoking is wrinkles, a premature sign of aging.