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






2. Approach






3. Paying the bills & going to the post office & doing grocery shopping & other mundane activities & go on a short journey in order to do something for someone & for example delivering or collecting something for them






4. Pleasant to look at






5. Make people need or desire particular goods and services






6. Return






7. Create a memory






8. Give advice about






9. Very silly or unreasonable






10. Much more than is reasonable or necessary






11. Very strange and unusual & and difficult to understand or explain






12. Staying in good condition for a long time & even if used a lot






13. To improve something and make it more modern






14. Something you buy cheaply or for less than its usual price






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






16. Producing a profit or a useful result






17. Producing a profit or a useful result






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






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






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






21. See if it fits






22. Paying the bills & going to the post office & doing grocery shopping & other mundane activities & go on a short journey in order to do something for someone & for example delivering or collecting something for them






23. Can be trusted or depended on






24. Very rude or insulting and likely to upset people






25. Pleasant to look at






26. Boring; not interesting or exciting






27. Get rid of






28. New and original






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






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






31. New and original






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






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






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






35. Be friendly and helpful






36. Return






37. Extremely easy






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






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






40. 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






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






42. Something you buy cheaply or for less than its usual price






43. Made & decorated & or chosen with bad taste; slightly offensive






44. Get rid of






45. Much more than is reasonable or necessary






46. Available for someone to use


47. Not allowing water to enter






48. Not allowing water to enter






49. See if it fits






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