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Advanced Vocab List 11

rampant

corruption

comprehensive

overwhelming(ly)

profitable

anticipate

consistent(ly)

alliance

initiate

preferably

objective

negotiate

preferential

potential

revolutionize


1. The _______________ of this research is to find out why people yawn.

2. The two companies will _______________ a price that they are both satisfied with.

3. Corruption is _______________ in baseball because gangsters often pay players to lose games.

4. The criminal received _______________ treatment because the judge was his uncle.

5. The class voted _______________ to take a break.

6. The internet has _______________ how people communicate.

7. Because of the _______________ between the US and Taiwan, the US often sends Navy ships to protect Taiwan.

8. I couldn’t find any news about Honduras on the internet, but then I found a very _______________ report that talked about the history, the current situation, and possibilities for the future.

9. The new president _______________ a program to help reduce the rampant crime in the cities.

10. The restaurant owner didn’t _______________ the large crowd, so the customers had to wait a long time for their meals.

11. Nancy is only 10 years old and can already play the piano so well! I think she has a lot of ______________ to be a professional musician.

12. Richard _______________ received the lowest scores on tests in the class, so the teacher decided to call his parents and discuss his performance.

13. We’re going camping this week so you need to buy a new tent, _______________ one big enough for 3 people.

14. We opened a tea shop last year, but we had to close because it just wasn’t _______________ enough.

15. A new study shows that alcoholism is _______________ among poor and uneducated people.


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