General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
seventy ‘Sixty plus ten equals seventy.’

an oboe ‘Do you prefer playing the oboe or clarinet?’

a bedroom ‘The property has four bedrooms and two bathrooms.’

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

a DIY store ‘I need to stop at the DIY store on the way to buy a new drill.’

a co-pilot ‘The co-pilot made a passenger announcement.’

lightning ‘The building was struck by lightning.’

wide ‘How wide is the road?’

a latte ‘I can’t order a latte as there’s no milk left. I’ll ask for a glass of water instead.’

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

population ‘This city has a population of over a million people.’

a cupboard ‘The salt is in the cupboard to the left of the oven.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
seventy
‘Sixty plus ten equals seventy.’
an oboe
‘Do you prefer playing the oboe or clarinet?’
a bedroom
‘The property has four bedrooms and two bathrooms.’
to be impolite
‘It’s impolite to be late to a meeting.’
a DIY store
‘I need to stop at the DIY store on the way to buy a new drill.’
a co-pilot
‘The co-pilot made a passenger announcement.’
lightning
‘The building was struck by lightning.’
wide
‘How wide is the road?’
a latte
‘I can’t order a latte as there’s no milk left. I’ll ask for a glass of water instead.’
pollution
‘We’re monitoring the level of pollution in the river.’
population
‘This city has a population of over a million people.’
a cupboard
‘The salt is in the cupboard to the left of the oven.’

Test questions


1)
The _____ assists the pilot with flying the aircraft.
 

 

2)
The total number of people living in a particular area is called the _____.
 

 

3)
The _____ has a double bed and a fitted wardrobe.
 

 

4)
The hallway is very _____ so the rug needs to be quite large.
 

 

5)
Eighty minus ten equals _____.
 

 

6)
_____ is a wind instrument and is similar in size to a clarinet .
 

 

7)
I went to the _____ last weekend to buy some new tools to do some repairs in the house.
 

 

8)
_____ is when the air, land or water is spoilt by dangerous or poisonous chemicals or substances.
 

 

9)
Espresso coffee served mixed with hot milk is called _____ .
 

 

10)
We keep our plates, cups and dishes in several _____.
 

 

11)
Thunder is the noise heard when _____ strikes.
 

 

12)
It is _____ to answer your phone when you are a guest for dinner.