Test your basic knowledge |


Subjects : ielts, english, vocabulary
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
  • If you are not ready to take this test, you can study here.
  • Match each statement with the correct term.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

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. More than enough - very plentiful

2. Something that you do regularly and in the same way each time [↪ routine]

3. Fake

4. Illegal or immoral behaviour or actions - especially by young people

5. In order to

6. Not as important as other things or people in a particular activity - idea - or situation

7. Arrive

8. To breathe air into your nose noisily

9. Show scorn or contempt

10. Admit to be true

11. Begin - start

12. Extreme and sudden

13. A chemical substance used to kill insects

14. Adj. Said in a preceding part or before.

15. Starvation

16. Think about in order to decide

17. Very tired

18. Misty -smoky -unclear

19. Challenging

20. A harmless substance given to a sick person instead of medicine - without telling them it is not real.

21. Comparing

22. Able to be heard

23. Help that is provided for poor people

24. Empty completely - tire out

25. Exaggerate

26. Be successfull - have good fortune

27. Get up on

28. Not affected by something - or not having to do it or pay it

29. Extremely important

30. Large snake

31. The process of changing something in order to improve it

32. Offender

33. Make better - improve by removing faults

34. A very wicked person

35. Light and quick

36. A criminal - an outcast - an exile

37. Strong

38. Cripple - disable - cause to loose an arm -leg or other parts of the body

39. Very careful

40. If become drier and smaller and start to die

41. Spend foolishly - waste

42. Keeper -gaurd

43. Based on reasons rather than emotions [≠irrational]

44. Contempt

45. Stop

46. Tierd

47. To make it difficult for something to develop or succeed

48. A woman who tried to gain the right to vote for women especially as a member of a group in Britain or the US in the early 20th century

49. Done deliberately and usually intended to cause harm

50. A tax on goods coming into a country or going out of a country