Vocabulary Activities

Man from the South by Roald Dahl 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

   adjourn      bet      boast      grotesque      macabre      poll      premise      rank      reliability      resort      row   
- disturbing because concerned with or causing a fear of death.
- comically or repulsively ugly or distorted.
- the initial state of affairs in a film or screenplay that drives the plot.
- a place that is frequented for holidays or recreation or for a particular purpose.
to - to talk with excessive pride and self-satisfaction about one's achievements, possessions, or abilities.
- the quality of being trustworthy or of performing consistently well.
to one thing against another - to risk something in exchange for the possibility of gaining something else.
in a - in succession; one after the other.
- to break off a meeting with the intention of resuming it later.
to - to give someone or something a place within a grading system.
(opinion) - an evaluation of public opinion by questioning a random group of people.