Vocabulary Activities

Proficiency Vocabulary 12C Definitions - Listening Cloze

  Activity 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 12 List, MP3, MP3 Definitions

   blunder      defeating      dimwitted      down      fume      mitigate      step      studded      thunderously      vet   
- in a very powerful or intense way.
to something up - to increase the amount, speed, or intensity of something.
to - to investigate someone thoroughly, especially in order to ensure that they are suitable for a job requiring secrecy, loyalty, or trustworthiness.
to - to feel, show, or express great anger.
- a stupid or careless mistake.
to double- on something - to strengthen one's commitment to a particular strategy or course of action, typically one that is potentially risky.
to - to lessen the seriousness of an offence or mistake.
self- - (of an action) preventing rather than achieving a desired result; futile.
- stupid or silly.
- decorated with many small objects.