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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. To travel around in an area order to find out about it






2. Country of an Indian






3. Sport when 2 teams move across the ice and try to hit a puck into the net






4. To touch someone or something hard with your hand - a stick -etc.






5. The place /building where you live






6. A shop where you can buy all kinds of things for your animals at home






7. A hot - steamy room - where people sit because it's healthy and relaxing






8. A container for liquids






9. From Canada






10. Of a high temperature






11. The last game in the competition






12. Opposite of famous






13. From Kenya






14. Country of the British






15. Opposite of happy






16. Relating to women or girls






17. Building where Christians go to worship






18. Not healthy






19. Your father or mother's brother






20. A table for work in school or office






21. Someone who organises and controls a business






22. 1.a building or part of a building where you keep your car.2. a place you can take your car to be repaired.






23. A group of animals or plants whose members are similarand can breed together to produce young animals or plants.






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






25. The sport of moving on water using a board with a sail






26. A small plastic card that you use to buy things now and pay for them later.






27. Food made from corn or rice that you eat with milk for breakfast






28. A building where you can buy and drink an alchoholic drink






29. From Mali






30. A person who designs buildings






31. Dressed in nice - fashionable clothes; slightly formal






32. Work involved in designing roads - bridgesand machines etc.






33. Travelling for pleasure with little money -and carrying a rucksack






34. From France






35. A boy or man with the same parents as another person






36. The game when 2 teams try to throw a large ball through a high net






37. Large open area in a town






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






39. Country of a Turk






40. A girl or a woman with the same parents as a person






41. Someone who write novels or stories






42. The sport of swimming under water using special equipment to help you to breathe






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






44. A piece of clothing for women that hangs from the waist and is not joined between the legs.






45. Carrying radiation - a form of energy that can harm living things






46. Activity that is a compition between players or teams






47. From Europe






48. A building where people can do a lot of different sports






49. Extremely attractive so that you like it very much; often used for a building or a view






50. A building that belongs to a company or organisation - with rooms where people can work at desks