Choose the word or phrase that best completes the sentence
1. I am grateful to you for being so patient ________ him.
Her parents give her anything she asks for, and as a result, she's very ________.
The police have asked that ________ who saw the accident should get in touch with them.
You must reply ________ his letter.
There has been some ________ in the relations between those two countries recently.
My watch had stopped so I had no way of knowing the right ________.
I hope to get an answer to my letter by ________ of post.
He saw the plane crash into the sea when its engines ________.
- Flora: You're awfully behind with the work, aren't you?
- Daisy: I know. I ________ to the cinema last night.
I'm making you responsible for this project. Please see ________ it that it is finished on time.
According to the forecast it will be mostly cloudy, with ________ of rain in the north.
Good teachers ________ children to be kind to each other.
There is an increasing ________ nowadays to make films portraying violence.
Everybody is very anxious about the ________ of the negotiations.
I saw a thief take Norman's wallet so I ran ________ him, but I didn't catch him.
I expect it will rain again when we're on holiday this year, but at least we are properly prepared ________ it this time.
After a lot of difficulty, he ________ to open the door.
Would you risk ________ $500 on a horse?
He ________ spends his holidays in the mountains though occasionally he goes to the seaside instead.
The two brothers don't get ________ with each other very well; they're always fighting.