LEAP SL Ch.6 Vocab D

Fill in the blanks with the appropriate words from the list below.
   clinical trials      convulsions      daunting      devastating      emerged      intervention      neutral      nomadic      parasites      unsatisfactory      vaccine   
  1. The wildfires in central B.C. have been . Many homes have been burned and tens of thousands of people have had to flee the fires.
  2. Many doctors have been volunteering at pop-up clinics in the Downtown Eastside to help people with drug overdoses. Their has saved hundreds of lives.
  3. Because of globalization, many business people live lives. They move from country to country every year or two.
  4. The city's reaction to the sale and use of marijuana has been somewhat . They do not promote its sale or use, but they do not actively prosecute shops or arrest users.
  5. Traveling to a new country and learning a new language can sometimes seem like a task. However, many are work hard, overcome any difficulties, and are successful.
  6. Fish must be frozen to an internal temperature of -4°F for at least 7 days to kill any that may be present.
  7. The flu is expected to be very effective this year. Scientists believe that they have isolated the major strains and developed an effective flu shot.
  8. Soo Hee's sister has epilepsy. She collapsed on the flood this morning. Her were truly frightening. Her whole body shook violently for several minutes.
  9. As more research was done, it that the disease began at one farm and spread quickly to several others.
  10. The new drug that researchers hope will cure Type 1 diabetes began last week. The drug was administered to one hundred volunteers.
  11. Petra refused to change her diet or do any exercise. Her doctor said that this was . He said that taking drugs to control her diabetes should be a last resort. He encouraged her to change her lifestyle.