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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. I am willing to do something






2. Book of practical information about a place






3. Someone who use violence such as bomb - shooting etc to obtain political demands






4. Strongly moving air






5. High shoes for horse riding






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






7. Physically attractive -






8. Idea - plan -possibility that someone mentions






9. Describes someone who can make and repair things






10. Having qualities considered to be typical of men






11. A huge - ugly creature






12. Knowledge or skill you get from doing something






13. A large forest in hot - wet countries with very tall trees






14. Area of land covered with trees






15. Short coat






16. Large area of land where it is very dry






17. Opposite of interested






18. A large and important town






19. Story about a very unpleasant and cruel event






20. Place where people get on and off planes






21. Describes someone -something that is nice to look at.






22. Tired and unhappy because you have nothing to do or nothings interesting is going on.






23. Opposite of shy






24. Not useful






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






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






27. A small round object that is used for fastening clothes by pushing it through a hole.






28. From Argentina






29. Not having - doing or including






30. A man with a high rank in the past and who was trained to fight while riding on a horse






31. Game when 2 teams try to hit a ball with curved sticks into a net






32. Our planet Earth and everyone /everything on it






33. Activity of walking in the mountains - as an adventure






34. Long thin metal stick used in golf to hit the ball






35. Any food made from milk






36. Opposite: never






37. Not in any place






38. A solid food prepared from the pressed curd of milk






39. Describes something that is very good or the best possible






40. A show of paintings - photographs or other things that people can see.






41. Country of an Egyptian






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






43. Someone who produces art - especially painting or drawings






44. A place/ business where you can buy things






45. A famous person - often an actor or sports personality






46. Very high hill






47. Someone who studies at a college or university






48. In or to every place






49. A long thin pole used with a line and a hook for catching fish






50. Room in a hotel for one person