Improving Verbal Skills

Please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence.
  • 1
    You can tell that this car has been very well made and is certainly ..... to the other makes in this garage.
  • 2
    It's quite obvious that whatever you like to call his remarks they are impolite and ..... to slander.
  • 3
    He ..... to have sailed single-handed round the world but personally I don't believe him.
  • 4
    In this biography she is ..... as a kind sweet old lady but in reality she was a bad tempered old witch.
  • 5
    He had to be ..... from all the other patients in the hospital because he had a highly contagious disease.
  • 6
    It's not that I don't trust you ..... I must have some evidence of your identity.
  • 7
    The General made absolutely sure his troops were ready for battle and ..... with the latest equipment.
  • 8
    People used to think the cinema would be ..... by television but it never happened because people still go to the pictures.
  • 9
    She ..... to be very confident on stage but inside she was feeling very nervous.
  • 10
    There's little point in those two firms competing for the same market as they would be much better ..... with one another.