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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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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. Very rude or insulting and likely to upset people






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






3. Boring; not interesting or exciting






4. Boring; not interesting or exciting






5. New and original






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






7. 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






8. Convinced or deceived






9. Give advice about






10. Extremely easy






11. Return






12. Too good to ignore






13. Study






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






15. Approach






16. Approach






17. See if it fits






18. To improve something and make it more modern






19. Available for someone to use






20. Producing a profit or a useful result






21. 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






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






24. Compare products and prices






25. 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






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






27. Badly damaging or destroying something; very effective






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






29. See if it fits






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






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






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. Very rude or insulting and likely to upset people






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






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






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






37. Very silly or unreasonable






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






39. Available for someone to use






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






41. Producing a profit or a useful result






42. Begin






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






44. Absolutely amazing






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






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






47. Create a memory






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






49. Convinced or deceived






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