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Consumer Society Vocab

Subject : literacy
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Convinced or deceived






2. Make something happen very quickly & especially a series of events






3. Made & decorated & or chosen with bad taste; slightly offensive






4. Too good to ignore






5. Large things such as cars & televisions & and furniture & that you do not buy often






6. Having a special quality & character & or appearance that is different and easy to recognize






7. A strong desire for more food & money & power & possessions etc than you need






8. Make people need or desire particular goods and services






9. Available for someone to use






10. Return






11. Get rid of






12. To improve something and make it more modern






13. Be friendly and helpful






14. Badly damaging or destroying something; very effective






15. To improve something and make it more modern






16. Get rid of






17. Something you buy cheaply or for less than its usual price






18. A strong desire for more food & money & power & possessions etc than you need






19. It is no longer considered useful or effective & because something more modern exists






20. New and original






21. Boring; not interesting or exciting






22. Very silly or unreasonable






23. Can be trusted or depended on






24. Compare products and prices






25. Having a special quality & character & or appearance that is different and easy to recognize






26. The act of buying things that you do not need when you are unhappy because you think it will make you feel better






27. The act of buying things that you do not need when you are unhappy because you think it will make you feel better






28. Compare products and prices






29. Much more than is reasonable or necessary






30. Relax






31. Can be trusted or depended on






32. An amount of money that is given back to you if you are not satisfied with the goods or services that you have paid for






33. Much more than is reasonable or necessary






34. It is no longer considered useful or effective & because something more modern exists






35. To make a formal written promise to repair or replace a product if it breaks within a specific period of time






36. To trick someone in a clever way so that you can get an advantage for yourself






37. Very strange and unusual & and difficult to understand or explain






38. Convinced or deceived






39. See if it fits






40. Very silly or unreasonable






41. Paying the bills & going to the post office & doing grocery shopping & other mundane activities & go on a short journey in order to do something for someone & for example delivering or collecting something for them






42. Phone






43. To make a formal written promise to repair or replace a product if it breaks within a specific period of time






44. Pleasant to look at






45. Too good to ignore






46. Confusing & especially because there are too many choices or things happening at the same time






47. To try very hard or to do whatever is necessary to achieve something that is important to you






48. Be friendly and helpful






49. Not allowing water to enter






50. To make sure that you know all the most recent facts or information about a particular subject or situation