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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. A room for sleeping






2. A place where you can put your caravan when you are on holiday






3. Decribes food that tastes very good






4. A piece of writing with words put in a particular way to state an idea or feeling - often the sentences rhyme.






5. A long - flat piece you use to draw or measure lines






6. Someone who cares for sick people as a job






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






8. Short coat






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






10. A structure that has been built and filled with water for people to swim in






11. Sport of using a parachute






12. Country of a Uruguayan






13. A extremely pupular star






14. In or across an area






15. Strong shoes that cover your whole foot and the lower part of your leg






16. Really not like






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






18. Someone who plays football as a job






19. A person who prepares a meal for people






20. Worried or afraid so not able to be calm






21. Time of the year when the weather is coldest






22. Area of sand next to the sea






23. A scientist who has special knowledge and training in physics






24. Describes something with a lot of different colours






25. Something you own and is very popular






26. Country of an Egyptian






27. From Ukraine






28. The main church of an area under control of a bishop






29. Someone who tells the actors and cameramen what to do in a film or play.






30. Building where you can get or keep your money






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






32. Not difficult






33. 1.a long wooden stick used in some sports and games - like cricket or baseball 2. a round flat piece of wood used to hit the ball in table tennis






34. A story - film - idea that is about people - things - event you imagine and not real ones






35. Opposite of kind






36. A large grey animal with 2 tusks and a trunk






37. Describes someone who often helps other people






38. A scary story - film -etc. about a murder






39. Attractive






40. Describes something that makes you laugh






41. Piece of jewellery you wear in your ears






42. To enter a country with an army in order to take control of it






43. Country of a Japanese






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






45. Person from Brazil






46. Extremely popular song






47. A large and important town






48. Many years - days - hours in the past






49. Extremely attractive to look at






50. Country of a Canadian