1. In this neck of the woods, coming across a random …. was just a regular part of life
6. Eye witnesses to an accident are often very confused about a .... involved.
10. If there is any ….. to be done, there is one type of man who may be just the person to do so..
12. Conscientious people who…… the scheming of ambitious subordinates may decide to take counter measure.
13. It is quite easy to fry it, if you want to
14. Offered a holiday in the country, an overworked parent would welcome the .... .
20. The smaller it is, the easier it is to conduct.
21. In a totalitarian country, authorities do not allow anyone to …. unless their papers are approved
22. The .... of a broken egg might lead a rodent to forage around hopelessly.
23. If brighter than average, likely to quickly out distance slower thinking classmates.
2. It takes a long time for a new business to get ….. when the cost of new technology keeps it in the red.
3. His tough comrades would quite possibly look dubiously at a commando who .... .
4. After taking an ….. Cordon Blue cooking class, the graduate would be very disappointed if she could not find a good job immedately.
5. The artwork was made up mostly ….and was quite an effective statement on modern living in western society.
7. in olden times, desperate for a decision in the war, the King summoned the last of his .... for an assault across the river.
8. Returning home after a long day, I realised that I was at a .... in life when just existing takes a lot of effort.
9. Wealthy people can be said to have .... of money.
10. To .... glass on the freeway is an unacceptable way for a car repair shop to get new business.
11. A .... change in the foreign exchange rate means a lot to companies who import or export.
14. An old one might be about to fall apart though still in use.
15. Visiting a convalescent home, you would expect to see many of the patients to be ... .
16. Seeing a little .... in the carpet, you will naturally wonder what is under it.
17. An expensive looking .... will not necessarily last long.
18. Your promise of your .... at an auction of a friend's painting collection may be little more than a gesture
19. A busy woman would hardly drive to the city just for this.