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Vocabulary (1.4)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. He is ________, always ready and willing to obey his teachers.
(1) docile (3) demanding
(2) stubborn (4) helpful ( )
2. "This is the best country on ________!" proclaimed the patriot.
(1) earth (3) planet
(2) ground (4) world ( )
3. Copper is a metal with many useful ________.
(1) traits (3) features
(2) properties (4) qualities ( )
4. Everyone is ________ that the economy will be better next year.
(1) complaining (3) pessimistic
(2) grumpy (4) optimistic ( )
5. The man who fainted has ________ consciousness.
(1) recovered (3) regained
(2) woken (4) possessed ( )
6. This pleasant environment is ________ for research work.
(1) conductive (3) appropriate
(2) conducive (4) good ( )
7. Our ________ of goods from India has not yet arrived.
(1) delivery (3) purchase
(2) assignment (4) consignment ( )
8. During the ship wreck, many people ________ to save themselves by clinging to anything which floated.
(1) hoped (3) wanted
(2) attempted (4) tried ( )
9. The judges in the debate were ______, favouring their own team.
(1) fair (3) bias
(2) dishonest (4) cheating ( )
10. The soldiers' ________ after being away at war was heartwarming.
(1) arrival (3) homecoming
(2) departure (4) visiting ( )


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