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Commonly confused words test

Use the words in bold to fill in the gaps: 1. They were _________ delighted with the concert; at the end of the evening they applauded___________. 2. Sinners do not listen to the ___________ of preachers. 3. I am not _________ to drinking brandy in _________weather conditions. 4. Tourists are not __________ to walk on the lawn in the quadrangle. 5. I _________ you to refrain from ringing the alarm bell. 6. How will you   _______ a change in his behaviour? 7. I am pleased to _________ your confessions, _________ the one concerning murder. Accept         Advice                  Allowed       Advise        All together Averse        Altogether             Effect                     Adverse       Except 8. The chairman_________ the rowdy members of the committee. 9. I would like to___________ your opinion on the nomination of a new president. Have you had time to __________the quality of the applications submitted? 10. The pain