Life Events Vocabulary Quiz

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Life Events Vocabulary Quiz

Quiz on basic vocabulary for describing biographies, life events, and life stages.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    My father stopped working last year and is now enjoying a long vacation. After 30 years of employment, he ________________.
    • A. 

      Got promoted

    • B. 

      Got divorced

    • C. 

      Retired

    • D. 

      Pensioner

    • E. 

      Got fired

  • 2. 
    The boyfriend and girlfriend sealed their committment by _____________________________.
    • A. 

      Getting divorced

    • B. 

      Getting engaged

    • C. 

      Breaking up

    • D. 

      Moving

    • E. 

      Emmigrating

  • 3. 
    Another word for a young child or baby.
    • A. 

      Toddler

    • B. 

      Pensioner

    • C. 

      Spinster

    • D. 

      Bachelor

    • E. 

      Infant

  • 4. 
    A man whose wife has died.
    • A. 

      Widow

    • B. 

      Pensioner

    • C. 

      Bachelor

    • D. 

      Orphan

    • E. 

      Widower

  • 5. 
    Ceremony at which people get married.
    • A. 

      Graduation

    • B. 

      Wedding

    • C. 

      Engagement

    • D. 

      Bridal shower

    • E. 

      Honeymoon

  • 6. 
    Employees can get sacked, or _______________, if they steal from the workplace.
    • A. 

      Fired

    • B. 

      Unemployed

    • C. 

      Promoted

    • D. 

      Graduated

    • E. 

      Retired

  • 7. 
    My grandmother became a __________ 10 years ago when my grandfather died.
    • A. 

      Pensioner

    • B. 

      Widower

    • C. 

      Spinster

    • D. 

      Widow

    • E. 

      Old maid

  • 8. 
    In California, many people have _________________ from Latin America and Asia to start new lives.
    • A. 

      Immigrated

    • B. 

      Emigrated

    • C. 

      Citizens

    • D. 

      Bought houses

    • E. 

      Had grandchildren

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Toddler

    • B. 

      Orphan

    • C. 

      Bachelor

    • D. 

      Spinster

    • E. 

      Relative