General English vocab trainer


New vocabulary


 

The test below includes the following new vocabulary:

Vocabulary Audio Example sentence / notes
to miss a flight ‘My taxi was delayed in traffic on the way to the airport, and I missed my flight.’

to take off ‘We took off around 10 a.m. and landed an hour later in Bucharest.’

a flight attendant ‘There were three flight attendants on board the flight.’

to take a flight ‘We took a flight from Melbourne to Sydney.’

a co-pilot ‘The co-pilot made a passenger announcement.’

a boarding pass ‘I think I've lost my boarding pass on the way here. Please could I have another?’

to land an airplane ‘The pilot landed the aeroplane.’

to land ‘We'll be landing in ten minutes.’

Vocabulary, Audio, Example sentence / notes
to miss a flight
‘My taxi was delayed in traffic on the way to the airport, and I missed my flight.’
to take off
‘We took off around 10 a.m. and landed an hour later in Bucharest.’
a flight attendant
‘There were three flight attendants on board the flight.’
to take a flight
‘We took a flight from Melbourne to Sydney.’
a co-pilot
‘The co-pilot made a passenger announcement.’
a boarding pass
‘I think I've lost my boarding pass on the way here. Please could I have another?’
to land an airplane
‘The pilot landed the aeroplane.’
to land
‘We'll be landing in ten minutes.’

Test questions

  • You must fasten your seatbelts and turn off any electronic devices while the pilots are _____ .


  • You have to keep your seatbelt fastened and close the food tray while the plane is _____ .


  • The _____ assists the pilot with flying the aircraft.


  • After passengers have checked in at the airport, they are given a _____ that allows them to board the aeroplane.


  • I’m _____ to Paris rather than going by train because the airfare is very good value.


  • I asked the _____ to help me put my bag into the overhead locker during the flight.


  • We _____ because we were stuck in traffic, and check in for the flight had already closed when we arrived at the airport.


  • The flight _____ about twenty minutes ago, so I expect they’re collecting their luggage by now.