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Vocabulary (1.9)

Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. The company has ________ Mindy from the accounts department to the personnel department.
(1) deported (3) despatched
(2) translated (4) transferred ( )
2. I can hear the coins ________ in your pocket.
(1) jingling (3) tinkling
(2) knocking (4) clanking ( )
3. When my mother is doing the washing, I can hear the plates, knives and forks ________.
(1) tinkling (3) banging
(2) clattering (4) chattering ( )
4. The detectives were not detailed in their investigations, they had ________ some important facts.
(1) ignored (3) complied
(2) arranged (4) overlooked ( )
5. Sunglasses are ________ so that they are anti-glare.
(1) coloured (3) tinted
(2) painted (4) shaded ( )
6. I do not remember him at all. His name doesn't ________.
(1) bring a thought (3) tickle my mind
(2) blow a horn (4) ring a bell ( )
7. It is bad to indulge in idle talk about others. By this, we mean do not ________.
(1) praise (3) gossip
(2) defame (4) talk ( )
8. When the boxers entered the ________, the spectators gave a thunderous applause.
(1) rink (3) ring
(2) platform (4) round ( )
9. This piece of news has been ________ for some time now.
(1) moving (3) supplying
(2) passing (4) circulating ( )
10. Meiko ________ books from the Japanese language to French.
(1) transforms (3) transcribes
(2) translates (4) transfers ( )


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