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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. A behavior that is very difficult to stop or control






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






3. Not allowing water to enter






4. Are better than






5. Extremely easy






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






7. Too good to ignore






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






9. Approach






10. Are better than






11. To improve something and make it more modern






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






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






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






15. 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






16. Available for someone to use






17. Begin






18. Compare products and prices






19. Very rude or insulting and likely to upset people






20. 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






21. Can be trusted or depended on






22. A piece of paper that you are given which shows that you have paid for something






23. A behavior that is very difficult to stop or control






24. Boring; not interesting or exciting






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






26. Producing a profit or a useful result






27. 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






28. Create a memory






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






30. Badly damaging or destroying something; very effective






31. A piece of paper that you are given which shows that you have paid for something






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






33. Convinced or deceived






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






35. Very silly or unreasonable






36. Producing a profit or a useful result






37. Staying in good condition for a long time & even if used a lot






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






39. Phone






40. Phone






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






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






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






44. Pleasant to look at






45. Be friendly and helpful






46. Compare products and prices






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






48. Give advice about






49. See if it fits






50. To make a particular idea & image & or feeling appear in people's minds by describing an event or situation & or by talking about a person