General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
a co-pilot ‘The co-pilot made a passenger announcement.’

wind ‘We’re expecting high winds this evening.’

a tuba ‘I play the tuba in a brass band.’

to take out ‘I'd like a latte to take out, please.’

Or: ‘to go’ e.g. ‘I'd like a latte to go, please.’
pollution ‘We’re monitoring the level of pollution in the river.’

two ‘Two minus three equals minus one.’

a kitchen ‘Please could you put the delivery in the kitchen?’

a city ‘London is a city in the south east of England, on the banks of the River Thames.’

a dining table ‘I’m selling a dining table and four dining chairs.’

to be rude ‘She was quite rude to the driver.’

wide ‘How wide is the road?’

a shopping centre ‘A new out-of-town shopping centre opened last month.’

American English = ‘shopping mall’
Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
a co-pilot
‘The co-pilot made a passenger announcement.’
wind
‘We’re expecting high winds this evening.’
a tuba
‘I play the tuba in a brass band.’
to take out
‘I'd like a latte to take out, please.’

Or: ‘to go’ e.g. ‘I'd like a latte to go, please.’
pollution
‘We’re monitoring the level of pollution in the river.’
two
‘Two minus three equals minus one.’
a kitchen
‘Please could you put the delivery in the kitchen?’
a city
‘London is a city in the south east of England, on the banks of the River Thames.’
a dining table
‘I’m selling a dining table and four dining chairs.’
to be rude
‘She was quite rude to the driver.’
wide
‘How wide is the road?’
a shopping centre
‘A new out-of-town shopping centre opened last month.’

American English = ‘shopping mall’

Test questions


1)
The _____ is fitted with an oven, a stove and a microwave.
 

 

2)
_____ is when the air, land or water is spoilt by dangerous or poisonous chemicals or substances.
 

 

3)
A new _____ has opened in the town centre. It has a wide selection of shops as well as a car park.
 

 

4)
You can be honest without being _____ .
 

 

5)
I’d like a latte _____ , please.
 

 

6)
Moving air outside is called _____.
 

 

7)
The river is too _____ to build a bridge across.
 

 

8)
We often have dinner while watching television, but when we have guests, we always eat at the _____.
 

 

9)
The _____ assists the pilot with flying the aircraft.
 

 

10)
A _____ is an important urban area that often has a cathedral.
 

 

11)
_____ plus three equals five.
 

 

12)
The _____ is a brass instrument with a structure which wraps around itself.