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TOEFL Vocab: Nature

Subjects : toefl, english, vocabulary
Instructions:
  • Answer 40 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. To continue living ( despite some danger or illness)






2. To greatly decrease the supply of a resource or material






3. To expect; to sense something before it happens






4. To adjust to the circumstances; to make suitable






5. To increase in power; to act with increased strength






6. To supply with nourishment for plants by adding helpful substances to the soil






7. To keep going - despite obstacles or discouragement; to maintain a purpose






8. In terms of elements; basically






9. Gathered into or amounting to a whole






10. The supplying of water to dry land






11. A series of steps leading to a result






12. To develop; to come forth






13. Something that restricts thought or action






14. A sudden; often violent; outburst






15. A place where a liquid is collected and stored






16. To leave; to give up






17. Complete disappearance; the end of existence






18. Related to the body; related to materials that can be seen or felt






19. To throw away; to get rid of; to kill






20. The process by which green plants make their own food by combining water - salts - and carbon dioxide in the presence of light






21. A group of people born at about the same time






22. Firm and dependable; showing little change






23. Preparing the land to grow crops ; improvement for agricultural purposes






24. Severe hunger; a drastic food shortage






25. Sending out from a small space into the general environment; a substance discharged into the air






26. To release a thing or an emotion






27. Being made less clean by a germ or hazardous substance






28. To go down suddenly; to decrease by a great amount in a short time






29. Naturally characteristic; always found within something - because it's a basic part of that thing






30. Movement from one place to another by a group of people or animals






31. Part - characteristic






32. To come together with great or violent force






33. To become reduced in size - amount - or value






34. A strong influence






35. Extremely harmful; causing financial or physical ruin






36. To gain possession of; to get






37. In a harmful way; negatively






38. Water that falls to the Earth's surface






39. An overflowing of water; an excessive amount






40. Various; showing a lot of differences within a group