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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. Very interesting






2. Sport of riding over the waves on a board






3. Frozen sweet food made of fruit juice - sugar and water






4. Your favourite friend






5. A nuclear bomb that splits atoms to cause an extremely learge explosion






6. Room for washing yourself






7. Opposite of long






8. From Asia






9. (sweet) food at the end of the meal






10. Using a camera






11. A place with fences where you can watch wild animals






12. Feeling pleased and wanting to laugh or smile






13. Opposite a clear sky






14. A small container like a paper bag






15. The most important town in a country






16. Country of an Australian






17. Letter from your admirers






18. Not important






19. Not strong






20. A place you can go skiing






21. The nations of the European continent collectively






22. To find someone or something either by accident or because you were looking for them(verb)






23. Popular in a particular time






24. A huge - ugly creature






25. Small restaurant where you buy drinks and eat simple meals






26. A large and important town






27. A white or grey mass in the sky that forms very small dropps of water






28. Person who studies or teaches mathematics or is a specialist in it






29. The sport of standing on a board and moving across the waves in the sea






30. Relating to women or girls






31. Make something move through the air






32. From one end towards the other






33. Piece of clothing that covers your hand






34. Strong material made of animal skin






35. Not old






36. A room in a hotel for 2 persons






37. 8.45 h.






38. This day






39. The act of travelling through a place in order to find out about it or to find something like oil or gold in it






40. Part of your body in the middle of your arm






41. A type of aircraft with large metal blades on top which turn around quickly to make it fly






42. Full of many people






43. Heavy military vehicle with a large gun and runs on two metal belts fitted over its wheels






44. On a higher level in a building; opposite= downstairs






45. Country of an American






46. Part of your body in the middle of your leg






47. Opposite of romantic






48. Of the past - present or future






49. The first part of a meal






50. A man who rules a country because he is from a royal family