Pony Express - Other Vocabulary Cloze

Activity set by Veronica Curlette

First, do these activities: verbs, nouns and other. Listen to the MP3 recording if necessary: MP3 Other. 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! Then, do the Cloze. Finally, do the Quiz.

Primero, haz las actividades de vocabulario. Luego 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. Luego haz el Cloze y el Quiz.

Listen (after you do the activity):

   concern      exhausted      fresh      hardy      light      manner      obsolete      owned      per      remote      rugged      skinny      unreliable      vulnerable      wealthy      wiry   
closed its doors of business- (cerró su negocio)
- used to emphasize that something belongs to or is connected with somebody. (propiedad)
- having a lot of money, possessions, etc. (rico)
- that cannot be trusted or depended on. (poco fiable)
- used to express the cost or amount of something for each person, number used, distance travelled, “60 miles per hour”. (por)
of little - to believe that something is not important or causes no danger. (de poco interés)
- very tired, completely used or finished. (agotado)
- rested. (descansado)
in this - the way that something is done or happens.(de esta manera)
- far away from places where other people live. (remoto)
- weak and easily hurt physically or emotionally. (vulnerable)
-weight - not weighing very much. (poco peso)
- very thin, especially in a way that you find unpleasant or ugly. (flaco)
- thin but strong. (delgado pero fuerte, fibroso)
- strong and able to survive difficult conditions and bad weather. (resistente, robusto)
- of the landscape; not level or smooth and having rocks rather than plants or trees. (accidentado, escabroso)
- no longer used because something new has been invented. (obsoleto)