Vocabulary Activities

The Remains of the Day Vocabulary - 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

   abyss      awkward      banter      bees      butler      coattails      cringed      deflated      disgrace      ends      erstwhile      goodwill      illusory      irreconcilable      lest      lighten      Lordship      nutshell      pinning      pointless      quintessential      reflected      regrettable      rekindling      rendered      unrelenting      verbose   
A rope led down into the dark .
She knew the safety of her room was .
This, in a , summarizes the basic problem which we have.
She is the storyteller, who likes to write her story and have it read.
When we won 100 million euros in the lottery, we bought a mansion and hired servants and a .
Besides judges and bishops, dukes, marquesses, earls, viscounts, and barons are also worthy of being addressed as Your .
The uprising in Catalonia might develop into a bloody insurrection if doesn’t reappear on both sides.
He fell into when it became known that he had collaborated with Nazis.
The team is its hopes on their star player because no one else can play very well.
Many child actors and musicians have ridden on their famous parents’ .
The rains his escape impossible.
Speculating like this is a exercise.
The loss of this number of jobs is .
His ideas of work and relationships were , and he gave up one in favor of the other.
A lot of academic language is obscure and .
From beginning to end, Mel Gibson’s film “The Passion of the Christ” depicts suffering in a morbid way.
The president of the region was abruptly removed from office.
There isn't a parent in the land who doesn't worry about the day their child first asks about the birds and the .
I looked at my reflection in the mirror and almost at the sight of my messy state.
After the meeting, Bill went back to the office to tie up any loose .
He with sadness on the unhappiness of his marriage.
The couple, both in their early 60s, began a relationship nine months ago after an old romance.
Losing so many clients at once left him feeling utterly .
You sound upset; try to up and think positive.
He wore headphones whenever he listened to music, he bother anyone.
He was shy and always felt rather when socializing with people he didn’t know.
He was an extremely talented politician and very capable of much good-natured .