General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
a kitchen ‘Please could you put the delivery in the kitchen?’

an americano ‘Please could I have a large americano to go?’

tall ‘The building is quite tall.’

a town hall ‘The local government is based in the town hall’

a violin ‘I’m learning to play the violin.’

to be lazy ‘He should have repaired the coffee machine last week, but he’s too lazy.’

a hob ‘We can cook some pasta on the hob.’

a supermarket ‘The supermarket is signposted. It’s a five-minute drive from here.’

nineteen ‘Twenty minus one is nineteen.’

pollution ‘We’re monitoring the level of pollution in the river.’

an aircraft ‘This aircraft was built ten years ago.’

mist ‘There was a lot of mist earlier this morning.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
a kitchen
‘Please could you put the delivery in the kitchen?’
an americano
‘Please could I have a large americano to go?’
tall
‘The building is quite tall.’
a town hall
‘The local government is based in the town hall’
a violin
‘I’m learning to play the violin.’
to be lazy
‘He should have repaired the coffee machine last week, but he’s too lazy.’
a hob
‘We can cook some pasta on the hob.’
a supermarket
‘The supermarket is signposted. It’s a five-minute drive from here.’
nineteen
‘Twenty minus one is nineteen.’
pollution
‘We’re monitoring the level of pollution in the river.’
an aircraft
‘This aircraft was built ten years ago.’
mist
‘There was a lot of mist earlier this morning.’

Test questions


1)
The flight attendant always explains the emergency procedures to passengers before the _____ takes off.
 

 

2)
_____ is the effect of moisture in the air, usually most visible in the early morning or evening.
 

 

3)
_____ is when the air, land or water is spoilt by dangerous or poisonous chemicals or substances.
 

 

4)
Local government usually operates from _____ .
 

 

5)
“I’d like to order a coffee, please.” “We can only make _____, is that OK?”
 

 

6)
The _____ is fitted with an oven, a stove and a microwave.
 

 

7)
The _____ is the smallest of the stringed instruments and plays the highest notes.
 

 

8)
Fifteen plus four equals _____.
 

 

9)
We have a traditional kettle which is designed to boil water on the _____.
 

 

10)
I go to the _____ because it has the largest selection of food and household items.
 

 

11)
She is _____ and expects other people to do all the work.
 

 

12)
I’m not _____ enough to open the window; it’s too high up.