General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary


 

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
a port ‘The ferry should reach the next port by 8p.m.’

sandy ‘This is the closest sandy beach to Newcastle.’

an ice cream ‘I’ll buy us some ice creams from the kiosk.’

a coast ‘They are going for a walk along the coast.’

sand ‘My shoes are covered in sand after I went for a walk on the beach.’

a harbour ‘There’s a small fishing harbour further along the coast.’

American English = ‘harbor’
a beach ‘When I’m on holiday I like to go for walks on the beach.’

a sandcastle ‘We built a large sandcastle on the beach.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
a port
‘The ferry should reach the next port by 8p.m.’
sandy
‘This is the closest sandy beach to Newcastle.’
an ice cream
‘I’ll buy us some ice creams from the kiosk.’
a coast
‘They are going for a walk along the coast.’
sand
‘My shoes are covered in sand after I went for a walk on the beach.’
a harbour
‘There’s a small fishing harbour further along the coast.’

American English = ‘harbor’
a beach
‘When I’m on holiday I like to go for walks on the beach.’
a sandcastle
‘We built a large sandcastle on the beach.’

Test questions

  • I like to travel to the _____ because I love being by the sea.


  • The beach is beautiful with fine, white _____.


  • _____ is a frozen dairy dessert.


  • I prefer _____ beaches to pebble beaches.


  • You need a bucket and spade to build a _____.


  • A _____ is the area of land closest to the sea filled with sand or pebbles.


  • A _____ is where large boats and ships can be loaded and unloaded with passengers or cargo.


  • We went to the _____ to see where all the boats are moored [moored = parked for boats].