Vocabulary Test


Praise:1.  to express a favorable judgment of.
a commendation, or admiration
Span: 1.the length or period between two points, scope 2. to bridge
Enroll: to sign up or register especially for school or courses. Curtain:  a moveable drape, cloth, material or screen
Fuss: Needlessly nervous or useless activity; commotion or bustle. These definitions were with the help of One Look Dictionaries


1. I can't understand why he made such a ____________ over tasting the soup.
A. Praise
B. Span
C. Enroll
D. Curtain
E. Fuss

2. With the sun streaming through that window I'm going to have to ask you to draw the _______________.

A. Praise
B. Span
C. Enroll
D. Curtain
E. Fuss

3. I don't think that I have to tell you but if you are not ____________ to take this month's TOEFL then it is too late.
A. Praised
B. Spanned
C. Enrolled
D. Curtained
E. Fussed

4. The so called Age of the Dinosaurs ___________ not centuries but millions of years.
A. Praised
B. Spanned
C. Enrolled
D. Curtained
E. Fussed

5.  I think everyone appreciates __________ when they've done their job.
A. Praise
B. Span
C. Enroll
D. Curtain
E. Fuss
Claim: 1.To demand or ask for 2. stating that something is true. Draw: 1. move or pull 2. To make a image of using mostly lines;
Bone: the hard dense tissue that forms the skeleton of vertebrates, providing structural support for the body and serving as an attachment for muscles Hire:1.to employ orto engage someone for wages.
2. to pay for a service or lease.
Shade:1. to cover or shelter from light 2.an area from which sunlight has been completely or partially blocked . 3. a color These definitions were made with the help of
Allwords.com

6. In the summer Anne likes to sit in the _____________ and read a good book.

A. Claim
B. Draw
C. Bone
D. Hire
E. Shade

7. Raphael and Cecile would like to get nose rings but they're afraid that if they did no one would ________ them.

A. Claim
B. Draw
C. Bone
D. Hire
E. Shade

8. Bertrand _______ that he can juggle five balls in the air at the same time.
A. Claims
B. Draws
C. Bones
D. Hires
E. Shades

9.  When Gregory fell snowboarding he didn't break any ________ but he was black and blue for a week.
A. Claims
B. Draws
C. Bones
D. Hires
E. Shades

10. Could you __________ a picture of your bedroom or living room and then describe it for us?
A. Claim
B. Draw
C. Bone
D. Hire
E. Shade

If you answer all ten questions correctly you go to some discussion questions.



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