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






2. Very rude or insulting and likely to upset people






3. Very rude or insulting and likely to upset people






4. Study






5. 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






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






7. Pleasant to look at






8. Extremely easy






9. Approach






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






11. Convinced or deceived






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






13. Extremely easy






14. 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






15. Return






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






17. Are better than






18. Can be trusted or depended on






19. Can be trusted or depended on






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






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






22. New and original






23. See if it fits






24. Too good to ignore






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






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






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






28. Compare products and prices






29. Not allowing water to enter






30. Return






31. 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






32. Badly damaging or destroying something; very effective






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






34. See if it fits






35. Be friendly and helpful






36. 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






37. Badly damaging or destroying something; very effective






38. Are better than






39. Begin






40. Phone






41. Absolutely amazing






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






43. To improve something and make it more modern






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






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






46. Be friendly and helpful






47. Very silly or unreasonable






48. Available for someone to use






49. Get rid of






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