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Basic English Words For All

Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Cold or calm and relaxed - or fashionable/good






2. The game when players hit a ball over a net with a racket






3. From Scotland






4. A woman who serves food and drinks in a restaurant






5. Describes someone who doesn't smile - or a statement that isn't funny






6. A building where you can see art






7. Period of time between 14th and 17th centuries when art. literature - philosophy and scientific ideas became important






8. Extremely fashionable






9. Extremely good or of high quality






10. From India






11. A fact or thing that someone finds out about (noun)






12. Opposite of possible






13. A room in a hotel for 2 persons






14. A place where planes take off and land - with buildings for passengers to wait in






15. Scribes something that is a long distance from one side to the other






16. A competition to find the best player or team






17. Extremely good - UNBELIEVABLE






18. Extremely popular song






19. Prepare a meal






20. A game played between 2 teams who try to kick the ball into a wide net.






21. Describes something that make you feel unhappy






22. From The Netherlands






23. E.g. to use something which is typical of what you are talking about.






24. From Peru






25. Using a camera






26. Holiday activity of living in a tent






27. Country of Hungarians






28. The act of using weapons against an enemy in a war






29. A public road in a town






30. A business where you can keep and get your money






31. A room or building containing books that can be looked at or borrowed






32. A table for work in school or office






33. Short coat






34. Not any person






35. Activity of riding on a horse






36. Particular area where something happens or is






37. Very unkind - unpleansant and shocking;often used for a taste that stays in the mouth or an event when people are hurt.






38. A piece of clothing for women that hangs from the waist and is not joined between the legs.






39. A story about people who are in love






40. A measure of how hot or cold a place or a thing is






41. Most important city in the country






42. Someone who makes things in a factory






43. 5th






44. Legal status of being a citizen of a particular country






45. Someone who tells the actors and cameramen what to do in a film or play.






46. A piece of men's clothing that covers the top part of the body. It usually has long sleeves and bottons down the front.






47. Describes someone who is pleasant and kind






48. You use it for a place but you don't know where






49. Failure to win






50. Time of the year when flowers and leaves appear