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Business English Exercise | Topic: Financial Aid Forms (College) 1

Designed to help you practice vocabulary for filling out financial aid forms for students, requesting information regarding these forms, etc. Although it's meant for ESL students, it'll be useful to anyone who wants to practice this specialized vocabulary.

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. This year, there is less __________________________ ( = aid) available to first year college students.

2. Make sure you __________________________ ( = complete) the application carefully. Mistakes can be very costly.
  fill at
  fill out
  fill on

3. In the United States, the "Free Application for Federal Student Aid" is a good first __________________________ in trying to get financial aid.

4. Private __________________________ are also available for students with a high GPA ( = grade point average).

5. I completed the application, but I don't think that I'm __________________________ ( = I don't think I qualify) for aid.

6. Completing financial assistance forms is a real _______________________ ( = is very problematic).

7. The new aid rules provide more money for __________________________ ( = poorer) students.

8. Our aid is fairly __________________________ ( = we don't have a lot of financial aid to give).

9. These scholarships are granted on a first-come, first-__________________________ basis.

10. A pretty large amount = A __________________________ amount

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