Vocabulary Activities

Dr. Crippen The Creep Definitions - Listening Cloze

  Activity set by Steven Starry
Profesor en Alcorcón

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 this button again for another letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints! Listen to the recording afterwards.

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. Escucha a la grabación despues.

Vocabulary List, MP3

   acquaintance      arouse      basement      convict      creep      discern      dismember      DNA      drop      exonerate      forensic      gruesome      hang      infamous      murder      notably      poisonous      press      promiscuous      scopolamine      sentence      sleuth      socialite      trail      trial      turn      unidentifiable   
- a detestable person.
to - to declare someone to be guilty of a criminal offence by the verdict of a jury or the decision of a judge in a court of law.
to - to kill someone illegally with premeditation.
- causing horror.
to - to declare the punishment decided for a convicted criminal.
to - to kill someone with a rope which is put around their neck and attached to an object above them.
- a formal examination of evidence by a judge, typically before a jury, in order to decide guilt in a case of criminal or civil proceedings.
the - newspapers or journalists viewed collectively
- having or characterized by many transient sexual relationships.
- a person who is well known in fashionable society and is fond of social activities and entertainment.
- a person one knows slightly, but who is not a close friend.
to throw someone off the - to misdirect someone away from their point of pursuit; to steer someone's investigation or suspicions in the wrong direction.
to suspicions - to make people think that someone has done something wrong
to something up - to reveal or discover something.
to - to abandon or discontinue a course of action
- inability to establish who or what someone or something is
to - to cut off the arms, legs and head of a person or animal
- the floor of a building which is below ground level.
- relating to the application of scientific methods and techniques to the investigation of crime.
to – to recognize or find out.
- burundanga, hyoscine, a type of date-rape drug
- (of a substance or plant) capable of causing death or illness if consumed.
- detective
- Deoxyribonucleic acid, a self-replicating genetic material which is present in nearly all living organisms
- to find that a suspect of a crime is innocent
- well known for some bad quality or deed.
- in particular; especially.