Mec2 - Lesson 121 - Vocabulary

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Vocabulary quiz taken from Matering English Course, Book 2, Lesson 121.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If you smack someone, you:
    • A. 

      Kiss the person on the face.

    • B. 

      Pay attention to the person.

    • C. 

      Hit the person with your hand.

    • D. 

      Flirt with the person.

    • E. 

      Have a short conversation with the person.

  • 2. 
    If you say you scared someone off, you mean:
    • A. 

      You hit the person.

    • B. 

      You made the person angry.

    • C. 

      You frightened the person and s/he went away.

    • D. 

      You hit the person until s/he ran away.

    • E. 

      Your screamed next to the person.

  • 3. 
    If you describe a person as contemptible, you mean s/he:
    • A. 

      Deserves your disrespect, despise or dislike.

    • B. 

      Is green of envy.

    • C. 

      Dislikes you.

    • D. 

      Has no consideration for others.

    • E. 

      Likes to be observed.

  • 4. 
    Which of the following may be described as repulsive:
    • A. 

      A parrot

    • B. 

      A butterfly

    • C. 

      A lion

    • D. 

      A cockroach

    • E. 

      A fish

  • 5. 
    Fellow is an informal word for:
    • A. 

      Feline

    • B. 

      Strange

    • C. 

      Repulsive

    • D. 

      Guy

    • E. 

      Brother

  • 6. 
    A public sale of goods in which people offer higher and higher prices and goods are sold to the person who offers the highest price is a/an:
    • A. 

      Bid

    • B. 

      Séance

    • C. 

      Wedge

    • D. 

      Auction

    • E. 

      Peccato

  • 7. 
    Snowcap is:
    • A. 

      A type of candy

    • B. 

      An offer at an auction

    • C. 

      Part of a séance

    • D. 

      Iranian food in general

    • E. 

      A cap Iranians wear in winter

  • 8. 
    Something that is about to happen can be referred to as:
    • A. 

      Consistent

    • B. 

      Impending

    • C. 

      Guilty

    • D. 

      Creepy

    • E. 

      Naked

  • 9. 
    The termination of a life is called:
    • A. 

      Die

    • B. 

      Died

    • C. 

      Dying

    • D. 

      Dead

    • E. 

      Death

  • 10. 
    When a person is worried about something bad or wrong s/he has done, we say s/he is:
    • A. 

      Insane

    • B. 

      Consistent

    • C. 

      Laid-back

    • D. 

      Repulsive

    • E. 

      Guilty

  • 11. 
    A synonym of financial gain is:
    • A. 

      Laid-back

    • B. 

      Wedge

    • C. 

      Profit

    • D. 

      Credit

    • E. 

      Loin

  • 12. 
    Something that causes a strange and unpleasant feeling of fear can be described as:
    • A. 

      Creepy

    • B. 

      Guilty

    • C. 

      Kooky

    • D. 

      Fine

    • E. 

      Slug

  • 13. 
    An animal that creeps:
    • A. 

      Horse

    • B. 

      Rabbit

    • C. 

      Slug

    • D. 

      Pig

    • E. 

      Bat

  • 14. 
    By the hour means:
    • A. 

      With the duration of an hour

    • B. 

      Occurring in a period of one hour or less

    • C. 

      Every hour

    • D. 

      Up to a certain time

    • E. 

      For at least one hour

  • 15. 
    The expression "picture it" means:
    • A. 

      Take a picture of it.

    • B. 

      Use a picture of it.

    • C. 

      Form a mental picture of it.

    • D. 

      Don't forget it.

    • E. 

      Draw it.

  • 16. 
    Kooky is an informal way to say:
    • A. 

      Beautiful

    • B. 

      Lazy

    • C. 

      Late

    • D. 

      Crazy

    • E. 

      Intelligent

  • 17. 
    A slice of lemon cut that has a thick triangular shape can be called a _________ of lemon.:
    • A. 

      Séance

    • B. 

      Sculpture

    • C. 

      Sinew

    • D. 

      Snowcap

    • E. 

      Wedge

  • 18. 
    ________ is a scented herb used to add flavor in cooking.
    • A. 

      Slug

    • B. 

      Plant food

    • C. 

      Wedge

    • D. 

      Basil

    • E. 

      Snowcap

  • 19. 
    To disguise or conceal is the same as:
    • A. 

      To creep

    • B. 

      To make sense

    • C. 

      To pass away

    • D. 

      To deal

    • E. 

      To mask

  • 20. 
    To exploit the ignorance or weakness of someone or to treat someone unfairly for one's benefit is to:
    • A. 

      Take advantage of someone

    • B. 

      Make sense

    • C. 

      Scare someone off

    • D. 

      Pass away

    • E. 

      Smack someone

  • 21. 
    Sexual desire or appetite is the same as:
    • A. 

      Peccato

    • B. 

      Sinew

    • C. 

      Hardness

    • D. 

      Lust

    • E. 

      Bid

  • 22. 
    A person who offers a price for something at an auction is a:
    • A. 

      Runner-up

    • B. 

      Bidder

    • C. 

      Fellow

    • D. 

      Slug

    • E. 

      Kooky

  • 23. 
    Another and more polite way to say that a person has died is to say that s/he has:
    • A. 

      Scared off

    • B. 

      Passed away

    • C. 

      Ticked off

    • D. 

      Chiseled

    • E. 

      Sat around

  • 24. 
    The competitor finishing in the second place is the:
    • A. 

      Runner-up

    • B. 

      Bidder

    • C. 

      Slug

    • D. 

      Contemptible

    • E. 

      Miserable

  • 25. 
    Something useless can be described as:
    • A. 

      Contemptible

    • B. 

      Lust

    • C. 

      Trash

    • D. 

      Miserable

    • E. 

      Slug

  • 26. 
    A written guarantee given to a purchaser specifying the manufaturer will make any necessary repairs during a period is a:
    • A. 

      Bid

    • B. 

      Trash

    • C. 

      Limit

    • D. 

      Current

    • E. 

      Warranty

  • 27. 
    To make someone angry is the same as:
    • A. 

      To take advantage of someone

    • B. 

      To smack someone

    • C. 

      To part with

    • D. 

      To tick someone off

    • E. 

      To scare someone off

  • 28. 
    To conduct a business affair such as a sale or a purchase with another party is:
    • A. 

      To part with

    • B. 

      To make sense

    • C. 

      To tick off

    • D. 

      To bid

    • E. 

      To do business

  • 29. 
    An informal way to say calm, relaxed or unworried is:
    • A. 

      Runner-up

    • B. 

      Guilty

    • C. 

      Worth

    • D. 

      Laid-back

    • E. 

      Miserable

  • 30. 
    To play it cool is the same as:
    • A. 

      To play a game in a fair manner

    • B. 

      To be the second in a competition

    • C. 

      To deliberately behave in a calm way

    • D. 

      To tick someone off

    • E. 

      To scare someone off

  • 31. 
    If you say that something is one's suit, it means:
    • A. 

      It's something a person should wear when s/he's naked

    • B. 

      It's the person's strong point

    • C. 

      It's the person weak point

    • D. 

      It's something the person desires

    • E. 

      It's something that ticks the person off

  • 32. 
    To increase other person's interest or excitement about something is to:
    • A. 

      Tick off

    • B. 

      Heat up

    • C. 

      Part with

    • D. 

      Pass away

    • E. 

      Picture it

  • 33. 
    In the sentence: "This is a good example of a grammar mistake." The word good can be replaced by:
    • A. 

      Worth

    • B. 

      Fine

    • C. 

      Trash

    • D. 

      Absolute

    • E. 

      Steep

  • 34. 
    If you say something is steep, it means:
    • A. 

      Contemptible

    • B. 

      Exhorbitant

    • C. 

      Sudden

    • D. 

      Miserable

    • E. 

      Worth