People Around Us
Enhance Your Language Awareness
Words in Action
▆Working with Words and Expressions
1.In the box below are some of the words you have learned in this unit. Complete the
following sentences with them. Change the form where necessary.
2.In the boxes below are some of the expressions you have learned in this unit. Do you know
how to use them in the proper context? Now check for yourself by doing the blank-filling exercise. Change the form where necessary.
1) for fear of
2) pulled up
3) except for
4) get by
5) make a living
6) every so often
7) in the background
8) Shut off