Tutorial World Primary 5
 
Name:_________________________ Date:_______________
 

Vocabulary (1.6)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. It is ________ to use pirated computer software, the penalty for doing so may be hefty.
(1) illegible (3) illegal
(2) harmful (4) lawful ( )
 
2. The policemen tried to ________ the unruly crowd with tear gas.
(1) destroy (3) dismiss
(2) disperse (4) push ( )
 
3. During the war, the bombings had ________ the city into rubbles.
(1) reduced (3) made
(2) destroyed (4) demolished ( )
 
4. The robber felt very sorry because he had ________ himself and his family.
(1) elevated (3) improved
(2) disgraced (4) disprove ( )
 
5. I cannot find my book, it seems to have ________ into thin air.
(1) left (3) appeared
(2) floated (4) vanished ( )
 
6. Doctors have been looking for a ________ for cancer for a long time.
(1) cure (3) prescription
(2) recovery (4) healing ( )
 
7. The project was ________ due to lack of interest from students.
(1) reduced (3) abandoned
(2) processed (4) avoided ( )
 
8. When she was told of her father's death, she broke ________ and wept.
(1) away (3) out
(2) down (4) through ( )
 
9. The defendent pleaded his ________ to the judge as he did not commit the crime.
(1) guilt (3) loyalty
(2) ignorance (4) innocence ( )
 
10. My uncle's house was broken ________ by some burglars.
(1) over (3) into
(2) through (4) in ( )

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