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


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


3. People with certain kinds of heart disease must     eating fatty foods.


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


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


6. If John     satisfied with his TOEIC score, he wouldn’t be taking it again.


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


8. The doctor advised him to have monthly check-ups     any return of symptoms might be detected immediately.


9. I have waited in front of this store for 2 hours     my friends finally show up.


10. The leaves     as the wind blew.


11.     exposure to sunlight is one of the most common causes of skin cancer.


12.    , the new government has done nothing but talk.


13. The spellings of many Old English words have been preserved in the living language,     their pronunciations have changed.


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


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


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


17. If the hotel     to withstand an earthquake, it would not have collapsed.


18. Some doctors have been criticized for being insensitive; they seem to be     the suffering of their patients.


19. The town’s water-supply has been     by chemicals from the factory.


20. Tests will be run to determine if the fumes from the chemical are highly    .


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


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


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


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


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


26. A computer program can provide information     ways that force students to participate in learning instead of being merely recipients of knowledge.


27. It is     to fear Friday the 13th. Some people call it superstition.


28. Ebola virus continued to spread, with a new case     in Senegal.


29. Remember when you travel, you have to weigh carefully what you will bring with you and what you will    .


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


31. Writers usually     an ending chapter for a long time.


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


33. While some bacteria are beneficial, others are     in that they cause disease.


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


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


36. A good way to keep your feelings of anxiety     is to meditate, relax, and calm yourself down.


37. The airplane was flying at     of 25,000 feet.


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


39. My brother had an accident while     how to ride a bicycle.


40. According to one employee, who wishes to remain    , the company engaged in illegal activities.


41. I enjoy reading Harry Potter series as the story plot is really creative and    .


42. Since George scored high on TOEFL, he will     at Columbia this fall.


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


44. The recently launched     will send images to the earth and help scientists predict the weather.


45. In June,     Snowden was dominating the headlines, this cybersecurity company quickly raised an additional $3.5 million.


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


47. 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.


48. We don’t want to put pressure on you but the future of the company is    ; we will only survive if you put off this deal.


49. The court found him     and he was released.


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