The most important 2000 words vocabulary test.

 

This is a vocabulary test. You must choose the right word to go witheach meaning. Match the letter with the number.

 

Example.

A) part of a house

B) animal with 4 legs

C) used for writing

1. business

2. clock

3. horse

4.pencil

5. shoe

6. wall

 

On your answer sheet you will write.

A 6

B 3

C 4

 

THE TEST STARTS NOW. Try to find the words which are closest in meaning.

 

Question 1

A) attend

B) creep

C) current

1. mild

2. parcel

3. be present

4. walk silently

5. critic

6. present

 

Question 2

A) float

B) sample

C) knee

 

1. stay on the surface

2. joint

3. example

4. pinch

5. spite

6. bitter

 

 

Question 3

A) descend

B) debt

C) afford

1. owe money

2. preach

3. go down

4. load

5. have enough

6. good

 

Question 4

A) liberty

B) grind

C) merchant

1. make into powder

2. soil

3. freedom

4. merry

5. grease

6. a person who trades

 

 

Question 5

A) flesh

B) offend

C) glory

1. skin

2. whistle

3. practical

4. shame

5. be rude, to upset

6. fame, admire

 

Question 6

A) loaf

B) possess

C) lump

1. light

2. own

3. rug

4. bread

5. a solid piece

6. mercy

 

Question 7

A) luck

B) reduce

C) tempt

1. wax

2. offer someone something to encourage them

3. fortune

4. make small

5. firm

6. permanent

 

Question 8

A) observe

B) reserve

C) remark

1. comment

2. organ

3. whisper

4. see

5. sacred

6. book

 

Question 9

A) spin

B) neglect

C) punctual

1. leave alone, forget

2. problem with a tire

3. turn

4. on time

5. excess

6. shield

 

Question 10

A) splendid

B) preserve

C) delay

1. postpone

2. wonderful

3. keep

4. make someone late

5. shelf

6. degree

 

Question 11

A) cure

B) curious

C) prevent

1. stop something happening

2. ornament

3. inquiring

4. mud

5. remedy

6. rub

 

Question 12

A) ripe

B) defend

C) roast

1. wreck

2. guard

3. ready to have

4. patriotic

5. bake

6. charm

 

Question 13

A) determine

B) thorough

C) push

1. go between

2. urge

3. completely

4. replace

5. brass

6. cause to be of a particular kind

 

Question 14

A) moral

B) leave out

C) peculiar

1. steal

2. strange

3. omit

4. high values

5. notice

6. mass

 

Question 15

A) native

B) unite

C) pump

1. move water

2. bless

3. original people

4. come together

5. part

6. qualify

 

Question 16

A) prejudice

B) stuff

C) match

1. person working for a company

2. prefer one group of people and dislike another

3. go together

4. things

5. supply

6. reproduce

 

Question 17

A) boast

B) reputation

C) dust

1. miserable

2. applaud

3. believe you are better than others

4. dirt

5. people's opinion of you

6. polish

 

 

Question 18

A) not deep

B) enclose

C) haste

1. shut

2. hurry

3. put inside

4. shallow

5. high

6. paint