General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
deep ‘How deep is the canyon?’

a bathroom ‘The bathroom is upstairs.’

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

a microwave ‘The microwave has broken, we’ll need to buy a new one.’

to book a flight ‘I’ve just booked a flight to go home for the weekend.’

cloudy ‘The photographs weren’t very good. It was too cloudy.’

a grocery store ‘Is there a grocery shop nearby? We’ve run out of rice.’

a hot chocolate ‘Can you order me a hot chocolate while you’re at the counter?’

twenty-three ‘Twenty-two plus one is twenty-three.’

to be impolite ‘It’s impolite to be late to a meeting.’

a tourist attraction ‘There are many tourist attractions in Paris.’

a guitar ‘I was given a guitar for my birthday.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
deep
‘How deep is the canyon?’
a bathroom
‘The bathroom is upstairs.’
pollution
‘We’re monitoring the level of pollution in the river.’
a microwave
‘The microwave has broken, we’ll need to buy a new one.’
to book a flight
‘I’ve just booked a flight to go home for the weekend.’
cloudy
‘The photographs weren’t very good. It was too cloudy.’
a grocery store
‘Is there a grocery shop nearby? We’ve run out of rice.’
a hot chocolate
‘Can you order me a hot chocolate while you’re at the counter?’
twenty-three
‘Twenty-two plus one is twenty-three.’
to be impolite
‘It’s impolite to be late to a meeting.’
a tourist attraction
‘There are many tourist attractions in Paris.’
a guitar
‘I was given a guitar for my birthday.’

Test questions


1)
twenty-two, _____ , twenty-four
 

 

2)
Many rock bands include a _____ player.
 

 

3)
I usually _____ online because it’s a convenient way to find the cheapest prices.
 

 

4)
He didn’t thank me for the birthday present, which I think is _____ .
 

 

5)
The river is so _____ that I can’t touch the bottom with my feet.
 

 

6)
I went to the _____ to buy him a present because it has the largest range of products to choose from.
 

 

7)
_____ is when the air, land or water is spoilt by dangerous or poisonous chemicals or substances.
 

 

8)
The property has three _____, one for each bedroom.
 

 

9)
Museums, historical monuments and markets are all types of _____ .
 

 

10)
You shouldn’t put metal items in _____ when cooking with it.
 

 

11)
I don’t think the Sun is going to come out today – it’s too _____.
 

 

12)
I don’t drink tea or coffee; I’d prefer _____, please.