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






2. New and original






3. 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






4. Approach






5. To improve something and make it more modern






6. Very rude or insulting and likely to upset people






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






8. Boring; not interesting or exciting






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






10. Relax






11. Can be trusted or depended on






12. It is no longer considered useful or effective & because something more modern exists






13. Create a memory






14. Very rude or insulting and likely to upset people






15. Very silly or unreasonable






16. Make people need or desire particular goods and services






17. It is no longer considered useful or effective & because something more modern exists






18. Very silly or unreasonable






19. Phone






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






21. Badly damaging or destroying something; very effective






22. To make sure that you know all the most recent facts or information about a particular subject or situation






23. Confusing & especially because there are too many choices or things happening at the same time






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






25. Begin






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






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






28. Get rid of






29. Much more than is reasonable or necessary






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






31. See if it fits






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






33. Too good to ignore






34. See if it fits






35. Producing a profit or a useful result






36. Absolutely amazing






37. 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






38. Relax






39. 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






40. Get rid of






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






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






43. Give advice about






44. Give advice about






45. Much more than is reasonable or necessary






46. Be friendly and helpful






47. A piece of paper that you are given which shows that you have paid for something






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






49. Pleasant to look at






50. Pleasant to look at