Name:_________________________ Date:_______________


Vocabulary (1.1)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. The telephone directory provides a _________ of names, addresses and telephone numbers.
(1) record (3) listing
(2) row (4) log book ( )
2. You must not be ________ and rush through your work quickly.
(1) impatient (3) greedy
(2) lazy (4) hardworking ( )
3. Could you ________ me your wheelbarrow?
(1) lend (3) let
(2) borrow (4) return ( )
4. It is safer for _______ to use zebra-crossing when crossing the road.
(1) people (3) pedestrains
(2) commuters (4) passengers ( )
5. My sister sent me a beautiful ________ of Tokyo.
(1) letter (3) card
(2) postcard (4) passport ( )
6. The riddle in the book was too diffiuclt to be __________.
(1) solved (3) resolved
(2) found (4) search ( )
7. This soup is ________. You can add some salt to it.
(1) tasteless (3) flat
(2) salty (4) delicious ( )
8. Meilin _____________ being shouted at by her mother because it is embarrassing.
(1) likes (3) dislikes
(2) enjoys (4) refuses ( )
9. The child finds the pop-up toy very _________. He has been playing with it all day.
(1) scary (3) funny
(2) amusing (4) good ( )
10. If the chlorine in the pool hurts your eyes, use a pair of ________.
(1) glasses (3) plugs
(2) sunglasses (4) goggles ( )
11. We were _______ inside the elevator when it stopped because there was a power cut off.
(1) trapped (3) rocked
(2) caught (4) jammed ( )
12. On my first day at school, I ________ several new classmates.
(1) befriended (3) spoke
(2) sat (4) shouted ( )
13. It is ________ how a baby can fall seven floors and still survive.
(1) amazing (3) funny
(2) strange (4) true ( )
14. When I added sugar into the hot tea it ________.
(1) disappeared (3) dissolved
(2) vanished (4) evaporated ( )
15. Janet screamed ________ when she saw a snake.
(1) fearfully (3) worriedly
(2) cryingly (4) shakingly ( )
16. He had food poisoning after eating the seafood last night. Now he is feeling ________.
(1) happy (3) well
(2) sleepy (4) weak ( )
17. At the National Day parade, the soldiers ________ smartly in unison.
(1) walked (3) strolled
(2) marched (4) ran ( )
18. This hotel had a _________ opening last week after several months of upgrading and renovation.
(1) great (3) grand
(2) famous (4) late ( )
19. The chef in this restaurant is famous because he cooks _____ food.
(1) nice (3) good
(2) tasteless (4) delicious ( )
20. John has an eye ________ due to the haze. He is using eyedrops.
(1) disturbance (3) irritation
(2) reddening (4) blinking ( )

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