Name:_________________________ Date:_______________


Vocabulary (1.7)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. When I looked through the telescope, the ________ of the landscape became clearer.
(1) view (3) scope
(2) picturesque (4) scene ( )
2. The woman ________ around the room for her glasses in the dark.
(1) looked (3) ran
(2) groped (4) sniffed ( )
3. Being a keen photographer, Mark ________ the competition with some of his best works.
(1) attended (3) enrolled in
(2) visited (4) participated in ( )
4. Raju ________ that he had read the question wrongly after discussing with his friends.
(1) noticed (3) realised
(2) recognised (4) decided ( )
5. Professor Peter Bradshaw of Imperial College is an ________ scientist renowned all over the world.
(1) imminent (3) immense
(2) immune (4) eminent ( )
6. Ali was promoted because he is a diligent worker. "Diligent" means ________.
(1) sincere (3) industrious
(2) kind (4) loyal ( )
7. The supervisor and his manager do not ________ on many issues, this resulted in many arguments and unpleasantness.
(1) talk cheek to cheek (3) smell nose to nose
(2) see eye to eye (4) hear ear to ear ( )
8. Lately, Poh Leng has been missing classes, her teacher is rather ________ about her.
(1) concern (3) contort
(2) control (4) cautious ( )
9. The traffic police signalled to the driver to ________ the car ________.
(1) push . . . over (3) pull . . . up
(2) pull . . . over (4) stop . . . down ( )
10. Fifteen years later, when the teacher met her former pupil, she couldn't ________ her.
(1) notice (3) recognise
(2) differentiate (4) distinguish ( )


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