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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. Person who studies or teaches mathematics or is a specialist in it






2. Activity of putting up a tent and living in it on holiday






3. Describes something that makes you laugh






4. Country of Hungarians






5. Feeling pleasant opposite :uncomfortable






6. Become husband and wife






7. The sport of flying using equipment without an engine that looks like a kite






8. From Wales






9. Opposite of friendly






10. 2nd






11. Round object that is kicked -thrown or hit in a game or sport






12. E.g. to use something which is typical of what you are talking about.






13. Part in the middle of your face you use to smell






14. Describes someone who makes a lot of unpleasant sounds






15. Story about exciting or dangerous events






16. Describes something or someone that makes you laugh






17. Building where you can stay for a short time






18. To ask people questions in a formal situation






19. A narrow cloth that a man wears around his neck under the collar of his shirt.It is tied with a knot.






20. One of the hard white parts inside your body






21. Meal you eat in the middle of the day






22. - a scientist who has special knowledge and training in chemistry or - a person who is trained to prepare medicines






23. A room that you have lessons in






24. Feeling which makes you shout because something is cruel or unfair






25. 12.00 h.






26. A building where children have lessons






27. In or across an area






28. Country of a Ukrainian






29. Land that is owned or controlled by a particular country - ruler or military force






30. The area of land next to the sea






31. My sister's or my brother's son






32. Areas outside towns and cities






33. Person from Brazil






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






35. Not inside






36. Describes someone who doesn't work hard






37. Of the past - present or future






38. High






39. A public road in a town






40. Short trousers that end at or above the knees






41. Stories and books about imagined characters and events






42. Unit for messuring temperature






43. Game when 2 team try to throw the ball through a high net






44. Opposite of helpful






45. A very small town in the countryside






46. The main meal of the day






47. A piece (of chocolate or soap)






48. Not well






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






50. A large strong building - built in the past as a safe place that could be easily defended against an attack