General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary


 

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
cardboard ‘We’ve managed to reduce the amount of cardboard in our product packaging by over 50%.’

recycled ‘The packaging is made from 50% recycled cardboard.’

tin ‘We repaired the machine casing with some tin plate.’

to be made of ‘This table is made of wood and aluminium.’

carbon monoxide ‘There’s a carbon monoxide detector near the boiler.’

titanium ‘My new bike is very light. It’s made from titanium.’

methane ‘Methane was released from the landfill site.’

magnesium ‘This aircraft component is made of magnesium alloy.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
cardboard
‘We’ve managed to reduce the amount of cardboard in our product packaging by over 50%.’
recycled
‘The packaging is made from 50% recycled cardboard.’
tin
‘We repaired the machine casing with some tin plate.’
to be made of
‘This table is made of wood and aluminium.’
carbon monoxide
‘There’s a carbon monoxide detector near the boiler.’
titanium
‘My new bike is very light. It’s made from titanium.’
methane
‘Methane was released from the landfill site.’
magnesium
‘This aircraft component is made of magnesium alloy.’

Test questions

  • We’ve just installed a _____ alarm near the boiler in the kitchen.


  • I prefer to buy furniture that _____ oak because it lasts a long time.


  • The box that the new television was delivered in is made of recycled _____ .


  • _____ is a soft metal.


  • Some of the parts on my new bicycle are made from _____ so it’s very lightweight.


  • The metal alloy used to make these parts contains _____ and is very strong.


  • _____ is released when refuse decomposes.


  • I’ve bought a notepad that is made with _____ paper because it’s better for the environment.