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Funeral- Vocabulary Cloze

Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. Click the this button again for another letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints!

Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Perderás puntos con las pistas.


   accomplishment      affiliation      atop      attendee      belief      bell      bereaved      brooch      burial      bury      candid      casket      chapel      clergy      coffin      comprise      cope      corpse      cortege      cremate      cremation      crematorium      crematory      custom      deceased      decedent      display      disrespectful      embalm      entomb      equipped      eulogy      funeral      funerary      gathering      grave      hearse      held      hymn      impolite      interment      jewelry      mausoleum      mortician      mourn      necklace      officiated      pacemaker      pallbearer      portrait      prayer      prescribed      prized      procession      sanctify      sibling      spouse      toll      tomb      trend      undertake      watch      whisper   

Vocabulary
a relative - a member of the deceased person's family
a furnace - a chamber in which heat or fire is produced to destroy things (corpses in this case)
- a ceremony or group of ceremonies held in connection with the burial or cremation of a dead person.
to – to make sacred, to consecrate, to make holy, to purify
- tradition
to - to consist of, to include, to contain
- mental acceptance of the truth of something
- the ritual act of burying somebody under ground
- a reverent petition made to God
to - to decide to do
- association as a member
- the act of burying, especially the interment of a dead body
- of, relating to, or for a funeral
– a place (a chamber or vault) for burial of the dead
- a dead body
- dead
- a dead person
- suffering the loss of a loved one
on - presented or held up to view, exhibited
- coffin, a case or box for the burial of dead people
- casket, a case or box for the burial of dead people
- ornaments, such as bracelets, necklaces, or rings, made of precious metals set with gems or imitation gems.
- an object worn on the wrist for telling time
- an ornament or piece of jewelry worn around the neck
- an ornament or piece of jewelry worn on one’s clothes
- the incineration or burning of a corpse
to - to treat (a corpse) with preservatives in order to prevent decay.
aspects – norms, rules, traditions
- a meeting of people
- a person who attends
- a picture or painting of the face of a person
picture – an informal photograph
possessions – cherished, esteemed, treasured
- something completed successfully; an achievement.
- tendency
to with – to deal with, to manage, to contend with
– on top of
home – a mortuary, a place where friends and family of the deceased can come to pay their last respects
– provided with what is necessary
– to hold the position of an official and to perform the functions of this position
– the group of people (churchmen, pastors, priests) who are permitted to perform religious service
– brother or sister
– husband or wife
– the car which carries the coffin with the deceased
- a group of vehicles moving along in an orderly, formal manner.
– a funeral procession
to be – to cause to take place, to happen (an event, concert, etc)
to – to place a body or corpse (in a coffin) in a hole in the ground and cover it with earth.
to – to burn (or incinerate) a body or corpse
– the building where a body or corpse is burned or incinerated
– a song of thanksgiving to God
- a speech or tribute saying positive things about the person who has died.
– rude, not civil (uncivil), discourteous, not polite
– a cup-shaped musical instrument typically found on churches
to – to sound (hit) a bell slowly at regular intervals
to - to speak softly.
to – to grieve or express grief or sorrow, to express sadness for a death
– rude, discourteous, showing no respect
– a hole in the ground for the interment or burial of a corpse
– a large building holding several tombs
- one of the persons carrying a coffin at a funeral.
- a small church or part of a church.
– a funeral director or undertaker
to – to bury in a tomb
- a miniaturized and surgically implanted electronic device used to stimulate or regulate contractions of the heart muscle.
- a building in which corpses are burned or incinerated