Directions: Choose the best word to complete each sentence or question. Your options are in the box below:

 advice   advise   bore   cause   cram   helpless   juggle   receive  relapse   rise   seal   someday   star   stingy   upset


1. Tanya is trying to __________ two part-time jobs with her duties as a mother of three.

2. Robin Williams was a famous movie __________ who died suddenly this month.

3. After quitting smoking two years ago, Jim is afraid that he might ___________.

4. Many people nowadays feel __________ without their cell phones.

5. Don’t buy that yogurt if the ___________ on the container is broken.

6. Your counselor will __________ you and help you decide which college courses to take.

7. Because our time in Europe was limited to just a few weeks, we tried to __________ as many activities as possible into our schedule.

8. Were you able to watch the sun ________ this morning?

9. Eva should follow her teacher’s ___________ if she wants to be successful.

10. Timmy said he had an __________ stomach, so his mother gave him Pepto-Bismol.

11. __________ you’ll know how to speak English fluently, but you have to study every day.

12. Investigators finally discovered the ___________ of the accident.

13. How much email do you ___________ every day?

14. Edward is too ___________ to donate money to a charity.

15. I’m sorry. I’m not trying to __________ with all of these grammar lessons.

Answers are available at the bottom of this page.