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The Raven - Nouns Cloze

Activity set by: Elisabet Kuszek

First, do these vocabulary activities: Verbs, Nouns and 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!

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. Perderás puntos con las pistas.


Listen:

       
   Aidenn      ashore      balm      beak      beast      beating      bosom      burden      bust      censer      chamber      core      countenance      crest      curtain      decorum      devil      dirge      disaster      discourse      echo      ember      entrance      fall      fancy      feather      flirt      flutter      forgiveness      fowl      lattice      lore      maiden      master      nepenthe      obeisance      parting      plume      prophet      relevancy      respite      rustling      seeming      Seraphim      shadow      shore      shutter      sorrow      stillness      stock      store      syllable      tempest      tempter      token      velvet      wretch   
Vocabulary list of nouns
- knowledge or erudition (erudición, saber)
a - a room in a house, especially a bedroom (cuarto, aposento)
an - a live coal (brasa)
- pain caused by a loss (dolor, pena)
a - a young girl, a virgin (doncella, virgen)
a - a soft sound of things being rubbed together (susurro, crujido, como de seda)
a - a piece of cloth hung across a window (cortina)
- the act of getting into a place (entrada)
- the act of forgiving or excusing (perdón)
- pulsation, the action of striking (latido)
- silence, quiet (silencio, quietud)
an - a repeated sound (eco)
a - a cover for a window usually, attached to the frame by hinges. It is used to avoid light coming in or other people looking in (postigo de ventana)
a - a framework of wood or metal (celosía)
a - a quick, uneven movement (golpe rápido)
a - a quick, irregular, vibrating movement (flameo, aleteo)
an - a bow or another sign of respect (deferencia, cortesía)
a of Pallas - a sculpture of the head and shoulders of Pallas Athena, the ancient Greek goddess of wisdom (busto de Palas Atenea, diosa griega de la sabiduría)
- imagination (fantasía)
- politeness, dignity (decoro)
- facial appearance (semblante)
- longer feathers on the head of a bird (cresta)
a - a mourning song or tune, a poem of lament (canto lúgubre)
a - the land along the edge of a sea, lake, or other large body of water. (orilla)
- bird (ave)
- a formal treatment of a subject in speech or writing such as a sermon or dissertation (discurso, disertación, sermón)
- having direct bearing on the matter at hand, pertinent (pertinencia, oportunidad)
a - any animal other than man (bestia)
a - one of the light, soft body parts that cover a bird’s skin (pluma)
- supply of things to be used or sold (existencias, provisión)
- a supply of things put away for future use (surtido, provisión)
a - a person who has great skill or knowledge about something (maestro, experto)
a - misfortune, adversity (desastre)
a - a heavy load, something hard to bear (carga, peso)
- a soft fabric made out of silk, nylon or other materials (terciopelo)
a - the least mention in speech or print; a spoken sound that forms a word or parts of a word. (sílaba)
- the breast of a person (pecho)
- the central or more essential part of something (centro, núcleo)
a - a container for burning incense (incensario)
- plural of Seraph, a member of the highest order of angels, usually represented as having six wings. (Serafín)
foot- - the sound of a foot step (paso, pisada, referido al movimiento y al ruido)
a - a very unfortunate and unhappy person (desgraciado, desdichado, infeliz)
a - a relief, a delay (pausa, alivio, sosiego)
- drug causing forgetfulness (nepente, droga en forma de bebida que causa olvido)
a - a person who tells what will happen in the future or speaks by divine inspiration (profeta, vaticinador)
- the chief spirit of evil (diablo, demonio)
- a person or thing that attracts to evil, the devil (el tentador: el diablo)
- violent wind or storm (tempestad, tormenta)
... Gilead - anything healing or soothing. The Bible refers to a medicinal ointment, or balm, made in a region called Gilead. (bálsamo, la Biblia se refiere a un bálsamo hecho en la región llamada “Gilead”)
- a name meant to suggest Eden or paradise (un nombre que sugiere el Eden o paraíso)
a - a departure, a leave-taking (partida)
a - a feather (pluma)
a - the hard projecting mouth of a bird (pico de un ave)
- appearance (apariencia)
a - a dark image caused by something that is intercepting light (sombra)
- on land, having come from the water (a tierra, en o hacia la costa)
- sign (señal, signo)