General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary


 

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
a radiator ‘I keep needing to top up the water. I think the radiator might be leaking.’

an engine ‘The car won’t start. I think there’s a problem with the engine.’

a spark plug ‘The car takes a long time to start. I think the spark plugs might need cleaning.’

an alternator ‘The battery’s flat. I think there’s a problem with the alternator.’

an oil filter ‘I’m taking the car to be serviced. I’ll ask them to change the oil filter.’

a battery ‘I’ll charge the battery overnight.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
a radiator
‘I keep needing to top up the water. I think the radiator might be leaking.’
an engine
‘The car won’t start. I think there’s a problem with the engine.’
a spark plug
‘The car takes a long time to start. I think the spark plugs might need cleaning.’
an alternator
‘The battery’s flat. I think there’s a problem with the alternator.’
an oil filter
‘I’m taking the car to be serviced. I’ll ask them to change the oil filter.’
a battery
‘I’ll charge the battery overnight.’

Test questions

  • My car’s _____ has died, so I need jump leads to start the engine again.


  • The engine isn’t working properly. I think the _____ need cleaning.


  • The _____ in my car won’t start because I’ve run out of petrol.


  • My car’s engine is overheating because the _____ isn’t working.


  • My car’s manufacturer recommends that the _____ gets changed when the car is serviced.


  • The battery isn’t charging properly. I think the _____ must be broken.