General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary


 

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
to be polite ‘The IT helpdesk staff are always polite to me when I call them.’

to be kind ‘It’s very kind of you to offer to rearrange the meeting, but I should be fine with 10 a.m. on Tuesday.’

to be helpful ‘The sales team was very helpful when I needed to locate a spare part for my oven.’

confidence ‘The delivery was sent to the wrong address, which doesn’t inspire confidence in the company’s administrative processes.’

politeness ‘We expect our staff to show politeness towards others.’

kindness ‘My colleagues showed great kindness towards me when I was unable to work.’

to be generous ‘He’s generous with his time.’

to be fun ‘It’s quite a fun team.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
to be polite
‘The IT helpdesk staff are always polite to me when I call them.’
to be kind
‘It’s very kind of you to offer to rearrange the meeting, but I should be fine with 10 a.m. on Tuesday.’
to be helpful
‘The sales team was very helpful when I needed to locate a spare part for my oven.’
confidence
‘The delivery was sent to the wrong address, which doesn’t inspire confidence in the company’s administrative processes.’
politeness
‘We expect our staff to show politeness towards others.’
kindness
‘My colleagues showed great kindness towards me when I was unable to work.’
to be generous
‘He’s generous with his time.’
to be fun
‘It’s quite a fun team.’

Test questions

  • Your son is _____; he always says please and thank you.


  • I’m impressed by your friend's _____ ; she never forgets to say please and thank you.


  • He is _____ and always thinks of other people’s feelings.


  • I found your house easily because your directions were _____ .


  • She is _____ and always buys people presents.


  • He _____; he always has ideas for interesting places to visit.


  • He helped me even though he was very busy; I was grateful for his _____ .


  • I have every _____ that you will pass your exams.