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Beer - Vocabulary Cloze

Activity set by: Jason Derr
Based on an article at: VOA NEWS

First, do this activity. Listen to the recording if necessary: MP3. 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. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Click the this button again for another letter. You can also click on "[?]" for a different hint. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues! Next, do this activity: Cloze. Finally, do the Quiz.

Primero, haz la actividad de vocabulario. Escucha la grabación si es necesario. 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. Para obtener ayuda también puedes clickear en el botón "[?]" y te dará una pista. Perderás puntos con las pistas.

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Listen:

   across      ale      amber      anywhere      armadillo      barleycorn      batch      beer      beverage      blueberry      bock      brew      brewer      brewery      brewpub      buy      can      capita      carb      carve      catch      checkout      chili      craft      date      drink      essence      even      fattening      flavored      frog      frothy      golden      grant      head      intoxicating      kind      lager      lite      loyal      malt      mankind      nearly      owned      pack      pale      pilsner      porter      prize      pumpkin      push      radish      rank      refreshing      rich      rule      run      rye      seasonal      sorts      stout      tankard      thirsty      though      varieties      wacky      weep      wheat   
Vocabulary List
when it comes to x - idiomatic expression meaning “when speaking about something”
(Cuando hablamos de X)
to – slang meaning something is great or dominates. (X es lo mejor o X domina)
- pleasantly fresh and different; granting vitality and energy. (refrescante)
- very exciting and stimulating, especially as if by alcohol or some stimulant. (intoxicante)
- that which causes weight gain; usually high calorie food with relatively little nutritive value. (que hace engordar)
– grain, usually barley, which is used in brewing and otherwise. (cebada)
a - a liquid to consume, usually excluding water; a drink. This may include tea, coffee, liquor, beer, milk, juice, or soft drinks. (bebida)
to back to - to have origins that extend back to the time of someone or something. (remontarse a un tiempo pasado)
– an adverb implying an extreme example in the case mentioned, as compared to the implied reality. (incluso)
to - to consume a liquid through the mouth. (beber)
per – per person. (per capita)
a - an award. (premio)
to – to be in a relative position in a graded group. (rango, ranking)
- in or at any location or an unknown location. “any” means there are no limitations to the possible locations. (cualquier lugar)
to – to make beer. (hacer o fabricar cerveza)
– type. (tipo)
- collection of unlike things, especially of the same general group; assortment. (variedades)
– a type of yellowish beer of German origin. (cerveza rubia)
– a type of golden lager of Bohemian origin. (pilsner)
– beer. (cerveza inglesa)
- a dark beer resembling light stout, made from malt browned or charred by drying at a high temperature. (cerveza negra)
- a dark and strong malt brew made with toasted grain. (cerveza negra)
to into - to encounter or meet unexpectedly. (encontrarse con)
– a type of grain used for cereal and bread. (trigo)
– a grain used extensively in Europe for making bread and beer. (centeno)
- a grain of barley. (un grano de cebada)
beer - a very strong lager of German origin traditionally brewed in the fall. (cerveza fuerte y oscura)
– light. (clara o ligera)
low- – low in carbohydrates. (bajo en hidratos de carbono)
with – with the addition of a specific taste. (sazonado)
– an edible round dark blue or purple berry fruit. (arandono azul)
- an edible orange domesticated plant. (calabaza)
– an edible tiny dried red fruit. (chile)
- from one side to the other within a space being traversed. (atraves)
all - a variety; a diversity. (una variedad / varios)
- of or related to or reliant on a season or period of the year, especially with regard to weather characteristics. (de temporada; estacional)
seasonal – a beer that is only available during a particular season. e.g. Octoberfest in October and Summer Brew in the Summer. (cerveza de temporada)
– the concentrated form of a plant or drug obtained through a distillation process.
(esencia de un ingrediente)
to – to shape to sculptural effect. (esculpir)
- a brownish yellow color. (color ámbar)
– having a rich yellowish color. (dorado)
- having a fatty, intense flavour. (textura dulzarrón de comida o bebida)
– infused with very many little bubbles; foamy. (espumoso)
– the frothy top part of a beer. (espuma)
– whitish; of a low intensity of color; light. (blanquecino, palido)
a – the company which makes beer. (cervecero)
Belgian- – owned by a Belgian company. (una compañia Belga ahora es propretario)
to - to promote a product with the intention of selling it. (promocionar)
to with – to fill with. (llenar con una gran cantidad)
a – a receptacle often made of aluminum and used for storing food or drink. (lata)
even – although, though. (aúnque)
a – a building or factory where beer is produced or the company which produces the beer. (cervecería; fabrica de cerveza)
to out - used to describe the action of one company buying another. (comprar una compañía)
– artesan; here of a beer that is produced in much smaller quantities. (artesano)
a - a bar or pub that brews its own beer on site. (un local dónde fábrican y venden cerveza)
a - an amount produced in one manufacturing process. (un lote)
a following - faithful fans, supporters. (seguidores leales)
– strange; unusual; weird; crazy. (raro)
a – an amphibian animal. (rana)
an – an animal typical of the southern States of the U.S. such as Texas. (armadillo)
to – to cry. (llorar)
a – a small red spicy vegetable. (un rábano)
to the attention – to attract someone’s attention. (atraer la atención)
a retail stand – a cashier; the place where you pay for goods before leaving the shop. (caja donde pagas en una tienda)
– to need to drink. (tener sed)
a – a large glass or jar used for drinking beer. (un vaso grande y grueso para la cerveza)
- the human race as a whole. (la raza humana)
to – to admit; to recognize; to concede. (reconocer)
– not quite; almost. (case, por ejemple: no va casi tan bien)