Real Life: Aches and Health Issues (1)

Please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence.
  • 1
    Tim has a(n) ..... ache. This means that he has a dental problem and will probably see a dentist in order to fix it.
  • 2
    Sandy has a bad ..... ache. She has pain in her temples, and now it's moving into her neck as well.
  • 3
    I caught a bad ..... last week. I had a stuffy nose and a sore throat for more than a week.
  • 4
    My friend has ...... The doctors told him that he has a malignant tumor that is growing in his lungs, and it could kill him in the future if left untreated.
  • 5
    I ..... a lot when I get a cold. This means I push out air from my lungs in a loud way. I always try to cover my mouth when I do this so that others won't catch the cold.
  • 6
    There is a(n) ..... going around right now. This is a viral infection that causes cold-like symptoms as well as digestive problems at times. It's like the H1N1 virus that has spread around the world.
  • 7
    Many viruses are ...... This means that a viral infection can spread, and anyone who comes into contact with an infected person is at risk of catching the disease.
  • 8
    My uncle had a heart ..... last week. This is a serious, critical incident when a person experiences chest pain because there is an insufficient amount of blood in the heart. Some people die from this kind of episode.
  • 9
    My toddler fell last week. He got a big, blue ..... on his knee a couple of days later. Now, it's changed into kind of a purple-yellowish color, but it should be gone by next week.
  • 10
    I have a lot of allergies so I ..... often. This is when my body forces air out of my nose and mouth in a sudden, violent and sporadic way.

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