1. My uncle has a big beautiful house, which has twenty rooms crowded with delicate    .

2. Before the baseball game, the coach attempted to     his players with an inspiring pep talk.

3. When we exchanged greetings with him, he had his eyes turned away. It was hard to tell if he was     happy to see us.

4. Although we are spending a lot now, the new system will save us more money    .

5. We were asked by our tour guide on the shuttle bus from the airport to the resort to remain     until we reached our destination.

6. The man became a vegetarian several years ago after his recovery from a sudden stroke. He often talks about his experience to discourage people     any meat.

7. Excess sodium in the diet may lead to high blood pressure or hypertension,    .

8. Paul is a famous chef. He always uses fresh     when he cooks.

9.     I reached the front porch when it started pouring.

10. A     person does not talk with food in his mouth.

11. Kevin decided to still apply for the graduate programs in the US,    that he might not get into one because of his below average TOFEL score.

12. The letter of recommendation, as well as the application forms,     ready to mail.

13. Due to the rising costs, starting January 2017, the yearly     to this finance magazine will increase from $100 to $120.

14. Mary likes to talk to her neighbor a lot. They often have a good     over the garden fence.

15. Years later, in    , Steve Jobs realizes that he made the right decision—to drop out of college to start a business.

16. The government promised a substantial reduction in the     of greenhouse gases.

17. The court found him     and he was released.

18. The leaves     as the wind blew.

19. Although I am racking my    , I just can’t think of the password.

20. Kate would have been the one hospitalized if she     to you and taken the flu vaccine.

21. The firm’s success is largely due to its CEO’s commercial    .

22. To prevent students from parking in the parking area assigned for faculty members, the school administration     a new regulation.

23. None of the jewelry     missing. Therefore, she was very satisfied and calm.

24. Having experienced many failures, Jackson starts to fear     the future holds for him.

25. The restaurant     next to the bank sells excellent pasta so it attracts a number of guests.

26. The ship was carrying a     of crude oil.

27. He earned more than 3 million dollars by undertaking a commercially     venture.

28.     inflation means that our wage increases soon become worth nothing.

29. The pilot asked the passengers to     because they were flying through a storm.

30.     lack of success and financial reward, Vincent van Gogh persevered with his painting.

31. The influence of the financial tsunami in 2008 was tremendous. The stock markets tumbled    .

32. When taking a drug for a while, some patients would gradually develop a     for it and need to be given a larger dose.

33. The end of year sales seminar will be held on     Saturday the 21st or Sunday the 22nd.

34. Unfortunately, his     attacks on the ramifications of the economic policy have been undermined by his wholehearted acceptance of that policy's underlying assumptions.

35. Playing sports in school     meant to teach teamwork and leadership skills students can use later in life.

36.     is guaranteed, or we will refund your money 100%.

37. It is not appropriate to use any     language in front of children.

38. The company has     a million dollars on hardware and software to upgrade its computer equipment.

39. In winter, many refugees near the coast have to take     in caves.

40. The body is composed of some hundred thousand million cells,     is complete in itself.

41. One common cause of Osteoporosis, or thinning bones, is the     of nutrients such as calcium and Vitamin D.

42. The Sunshine Non-Profit Foundation tried to persuade people not to     this store until it agreed to hire capable people with physical disabilities.

43. The Greeks are     Germans and others to help them out.

44. In February, China’s monthly box office receipts actually surpassed     in the U. S.

45. Y.C. Wang passed away in 2008 at the age of 91 as a business     with few rivals in Taiwan.

46. He is not a punctual person. Worst of all, he always gives     excuses for being late.

47. The lectures have been published in book form     numerous requests.

48. Everyone in the department is supposed to     suggestions for the project.

49. Although the manager apologized many times for his poor decision, there was nothing he could do to     his mistake.

50. Every year, Brazil exports large amounts of agricultural     such as grain and corn to other countries.