Choose the word or phrase that best completes the sentence
1. I phoned the bank to ________ how much money there was in my account.
I ________ hands with him when I was introduced to him.
A camera works by letting light through a small ________ at the front.
He's entitled to a pension, but he won't dream ________ retiring yet.
Don't worry about trying to catch last train home, as we can easily ________ you up for the night.
Hello! You ________ be the new assistant. I'm Mr Munroe.
His house is a ________ between a palace and a hotel.
The young man swore that he would take ________ his father's killers.
No one ________ he was.
My aunt and uncle always quarrelled about their tea; she liked it strong but he wanted it ________.
She bought red shoes to ________ her red dress and handbag.
My sister had a baby daughter yesterday, and she is my first ________.
Bob ________ to the hospital five minutes before the birth of his daughter.
A hot lemon drink with honey is very good ________ a cold.
We ________ going to the concert. The orchestra was marvellous.
Our car was badly ________ in the accident.
I ________ you that I had no intention of offending you.
When I came in he ________ to repair his TV set.
My doctor will not let me ________ animal fats any more.
The police have issued a full ________ of the murderer.