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Aim: This exercise is to help you to expand your knowledge
of nouns and verbs of change and continuity that collocate.
Choose the correct word from the drop-down list:
I expect sales to decline in the next few years.
Decline collocates with sales
Tom is trying to reduce the number of cigarettes he smokes.
Reduce collocates with the number of.
The demand for cars is unlikely to diminish in the near future.
Diminish collocates with demand.
The influence of religion in modern society has declined in the
last fifty years.
Declined collocates with influence.
Metals contract as they get cooler.
Contract collocates with metals.
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