Vocabulary Level Test
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Vocabulary Level Test
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Different prefixes are used to make opposites of adjectives: 'un-', 'in-', 'im-', 'dis-' etc.
The most common prefix is 'un-', but there aren't clear rules for which prefix to use. You'll need to learn the right opposite prefix for each adjective!
Your father's brother's daughter is your ________
Question 6 Explanation:
Your cousins are your uncle/aunt's children. Cousins can be boys or girls.
It's the ________ building in the city
Question 7 Explanation:
Buildings and people can be tall, most other things are high (planes, mountains, ceilings, etc.)
Excuse me, I think you've ________ a mistake in our bill
Argh! This noise is giving me a ________
They never argue and they enjoy spending time together = They ________
relate very well
like themselves very much
relationship very good
get on very well
Question 10 Explanation:
'Get on (well) with sb' = have a good relationship with sb
Do you want a ________ or a return ticket?
You can't smoke here - please ________ your cigarette
put up with
Question 12 Explanation:
'Put out' = extinguish
Do you live in a house or a(n) ________?
We nearly missed the plane—we were only just ________
in time for
Question 14 Explanation:
'On time' = punctual
'In time' = with enough time before something happens
It's very easy to confuse these two phrases!
I'm a bit lost. Can you tell me how to ________ to the university?
I've got all the data. Now I just need to ________ the answer
Let's go to a restaurant for dinner tonight = Let's ________ tonight
Question 17 Explanation:
'Eat out' = eat in a restaurant
'Eat outside' = eat in the open air, for example on a balcony, not necessarily in public
What time do you go to ________ every day?
Every time I wear something white, I ________ coffee or orange juice or something on it
Question 19 Explanation:
'Spill' is like 'pour', but if you spill something, it's usually by accident. 'Pour' means you are in control and you decide to do it.
I love all fruit, but ________ strawberries
Question 20 Explanation:
'Specially' = for a particular purpose:
'I bought this book specially for you'
'Especially' = more than others
What size do you need: small, medium or ________?
He's a waiter, she's a ________
The weather was great - it was really ________
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are ________
She's a police officer, so she has to wear a ________ at work
I don't like my job very much. I'm going to ________ and look for another one
Question 26 Explanation:
'Resign' = quit, leave your job.
'Retire' = stop working, usually at an older age (60+)
These are pairs of adjectives with similar meanings, where one adjective has a 'regular' meaning and the other has a 'strong' meaning.
So 'exhausted' is the strong form of 'tired'. 'Furious' is the strong form of 'angry'.
"Fruit and vegetables are healthy" = Fruit and vegetables are ________
good for you
benefit for you
good for health
At the weekend I ________ with some friends
went for fun
Question 29 Explanation:
'Go out' can mean 'leave the house', but it is often used to mean 'do something with friends'.
These are pairs of words which have the same meaning, but the words on the left are US English, and the words on the right are UK English.
Are you planning to go ________ for the weekend?
Question 32 Explanation:
'Go away' = leave your city/town and stay away for at least one night.
Our teacher doesn't ________ us use mobile phones in class
Her hair isn't completely straight - it's slightly ________
It's a good idea, but it's ________ that the boss will agree with you
Question 35 Explanation:
'Likely'/'unlikely' are adjectives, even though they end in -ly and look like adverbs.
He's so ________! I'm not ________ in anything he says
Question 36 Explanation:
'Interested' and 'interesting' are both adjectives.
'Interested' is how you feel.
'Interesting' is how something or someone makes you feel.
There are many pairs of adjectives like this, one with an -ed ending, and one with an -ing ending.
What time is it? It's 6.15 - a ________ past six
Question 37 Explanation:
A quarter = fifteen minutes
We don't say "fifteen past..." or "fifteen to..."
If I were you, I'd leave earlier, so you can avoid the ________
I don't ________ going out tonight
have mood to
Question 39 Explanation:
'Feel like' = want to
I've been so busy all week. I don't want to do anything at the weekend - I'll just stay at home and ________
take it easy
make a rest
make it easy
have a relax
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