SAFE CITIES Vocabulary Worksheet A. Fill in the blanks with the words/phrases in the box. Do NOT change the form of the words. metropolitan citizens individuals fostered prevailing slums volatile impoverished vehicles 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. rural inhabitants environment internship prevention sprinkled countryside industry vertical suburban residents strangers pedestrian property subtle boulevards radical urban population controversial insight public housing tenant grid monument The _______________ of Los Angeles is almost four million. Many people moved from the _______________ into the city to find jobs. The _______________ of the town were very concerned about safety. _______________ are the areas of city that are in very bad condition where low income people live. The city needs to work harder to provide a safe _______________ for the people who live there. There was a _____________ drop of ink on my shirt. It was so small that I didn’t notice until someone told me about it. In cities, _______________ often do not know their neighbors very well. New York City has over eight million _______________ . Old Istanbul had no_______________ , but only narrow, crowded streets. Heavy _______________ , such as trucks, are not allowed to drive through this neighborhood. After the Second World War, the car _______________ improved greatly. On my shirt., there is ink _______________ from the boardmarker,but I don’t know how that happened. Hitler was a politician with many _______________ ideas. In a city that is _______________ , most people live in apartments in tall buildings. _______________ areas are usually more crowded and noisy than rural and suburban areas. Çinçin is a(n) _______________ part of Ankara. TOKİ is an organization that carries out _______________ projects. The _______________ of our neighborhood complained to the city government. Victims experience crime in urban, suburban, and _______________ areas at different rates. Parents often tell their children that they shouldn't talk to_______________ . TOKİ Turkuaz is a(n) _______________ housing project. The Statue of Liberty is a famous _______________ in New York. The streets in many modern cities are arranged in a(n) _______________, running in straight lines. More than half the world’s people live in large cities, forming a growing _______________ population. The police found some of the stolen _______________ and gave it back to its owner. The politician's earlier ideas were very _______________ , so he announced some new ideas. The _______________ was upset when his landlord told him to raise the rent on the apartment. The environment of peace in the US during World War II _______________ the developments in science. Talking to students gave the rector_______________ into the problems that they faced. Ever since the mayor decided to spend more money on crime _______________ , this neighborhood has become much safer to live in. The university has a(n) _______________ program that provides short-term jobs for students. The car stopped to let the _______________ cross the street. Magellan proved that the Earth is not flat and ended the_______________ myths about it. Oil prices have become far more _______________in recent years.