As a result of careless washing the jacket ________ to a child’s size.
A) compressed B) shrank
C) dropped D) decreased
You have nothing to __________ by refusing to listen to our advice.
A) gain B) grasp
C) seize D) earn
A __________ to this problem is expected to be found before long.
A) result B) response
C) settlement D) solution
The newcomers found it impossible to ______ themselves to the climate sufficiently to make permanent homes in the new country.
A) suit B) adapt
C) regulate D) coordinate
The car _______ halfway for no reason.
A) broke off B) broke down
C) broke up D) broke out