General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary


 

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
a lecture ‘I found this morning’s lecture really interesting.’

a postgraduate student ‘I’m a postgraduate student studying for a master’s in economics.’

a student ‘I’m a student. I’m studying geology at university.’

a lab ‘As part of my chemistry course, I spend an afternoon a week in the lab carrying out experiments.’

a lecture theatre ‘Which lecture theatre is this afternoon’s lecture in?’

a classroom ‘The classroom isn’t big enough to accommodate all the students on the course.’

a student union building ‘We’re going for a meal in the student union building.’

to graduate ‘I sat my final exam this week and hope to graduate in August.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
a lecture
‘I found this morning’s lecture really interesting.’
a postgraduate student
‘I’m a postgraduate student studying for a master’s in economics.’
a student
‘I’m a student. I’m studying geology at university.’
a lab
‘As part of my chemistry course, I spend an afternoon a week in the lab carrying out experiments.’
a lecture theatre
‘Which lecture theatre is this afternoon’s lecture in?’
a classroom
‘The classroom isn’t big enough to accommodate all the students on the course.’
a student union building
‘We’re going for a meal in the student union building.’
to graduate
‘I sat my final exam this week and hope to graduate in August.’

Test questions

  • She has completed her degree course and will _____ in the summer.


  • The students went to the _____ to hear the professor’s talk on ancient history.


  • University students meet at the _____ to organise activities or to socialise.


  • A _____ is a room where students are taught, usually in schools.


  • A _____ is a person who is studying a particular subject.


  • Science experiments are performed in _____.


  • The professor gave a very interesting _____ on ancient history to a large number of students.


  • He is continuing with academic study after getting his degree and is now a _____ .