Estudiar y Aprender Inglés

Tulsa Race Riot - Vocabulary Cloze

Activity by Erin Cunniffe.
Text CC from Wikipedia

Wordlist on Cambridge Dictionary

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!
After you do this activity, do the cloze, and then the quiz.
Note: listen to the vocabulary list after the text.

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.

   admit      alike      allow      approve      assault      before      block      boast      bombing      commission      compensatory      composed      cover      descendants      desegregation      elections      fatality      following      ground      homeless      house      injury      lawyer      legislature      lynch      multimillionaire      omit      other      physician      place      prominent      race      racially      realtor      rebuild      riot      scale      scholarship      segregation      statehood      street      success      surgeon      thrive      thriving      unaware      wealthiest   
a - a group of people of common ancestry, distinguished from others by physical characteristics, such as hair type, colour of eyes and skin, stature, etc. (raza)
a - a disturbance made by an unruly mob. (revuelta, disturbio)
large- - involving many people or things, especially over a wide area. (masivo)
- connected with a person's race, one of the main groups that humans can be divided into according to their physical differences, for example the color of their skin. (racialmente)
to take - to happen, especially after previously being arranged or planned. (tener lugar)
– to have the most wealth, an abundance of valuable possessions or money. (el más rico)
Wall - a street in lower Manhattan, the financial center of New York City, used allusively to refer to the US money market or financial interests.
to burn to the – to be completely destroyed by fire. (reducir a cenizas)
- important or well known. (prominente)
a - a person who has money and possessions worth several million dollars. (multimillonario)
to - to have something that is impressive and that you can be proud of. (alardear)
- characterized by success or prosperity. (próspero)
- the fact that you have achieved something that you want and have been trying to do or get; the fact of becoming rich or famous or of getting a high social position. (éxito)
racial laws - state and local laws in the United States enacted between 1876 and 1965 in Southern states that mandated a separation between whites and blacks in all public facilities, services, and opportunities such as housing, medical care, education, employment, and transportation. (leyes de segregación racial)
anywhere than – in any other place. (en cualquier otro sitio que no sea)
- next in time. (tras)
to - to build or put something together again. (reconstruir)
to - to become, and continue to be, successful, strong, healthy, etc. (prosperar)
- to end the policy of segregation in a place in which people of different races are kept separate in public places, etc. (abolición de la segregación racial)
to - to let someone or something do something; to let something happen or be done. (dejar, dar permiso, permitir)
Aerial fire – a bombing technique designed to damage a target, generally an urban area, through the use of fire, caused by incendiary devices, rather than from the blast effect of large bombs. (bombardeo aéreo de fuego)
an – a sudden, violent attack. (ataque)
to to – to officially let someone into a hospital or other institution to receive special care. (ingresó)
an - harm done to a person's or an animal's body, for example in an accident. (lesión)
- having no home. (sin hogar)
a - the length of one side of a piece of land or group of buildings, from the place where one street crosses it to the next. (manzana)
of - to be made or formed from several parts, things, or people. (compuesto de)
a – a death that is caused in an accident or a war, or by violence or disease. (víctima mortal)
to - to be the place where something is kept or where something operates from. (albergar)
a - a person who is trained and qualified to advise people about the law and to represent them in court, and to write legal documents. (abogado)
a - a person whose job is to sell houses and land for people. (agente inmobiliario)
a - a doctor, especially one who is a specialist in general medicine and not surgery. (médico)
a - a doctor who is trained to perform surgery or medical operations that involve cutting open a person's body. (cirujano)
to – to report on an event for television, a newspaper, etc.; to show an event on television. (cubrir)
- the selection of a person or persons for office by vote. (elecciones)
to – to put to death - as by hanging or by mob action without legal sanction. (linchamiento)
– the condition of being one of the states within a country such as the U.S. or Mexico. (cualidad estatal)
shortly – not very long before this time. (poco antes)
to - to not include something or someone, either deliberately or because you have forgotten it or them. (omitir)
- used after you have referred to two people or groups, to mean “both” or “equally”. (igualmente)
of - not knowing or realizing that something is happening or that something exists. (desconocedor de)
- a group of people who have the power to make and change laws. (asamblea legislativa)
to - to officially ask someone to write, make, or create something or to do a task for you. (encargar)
to - to officially agree to a plan, request, etc. (aprobar)
- intended to make up for something such as loss, suffering, or injury. (compensatorio)
a - an amount of money given to someone by an organization to help pay for their education. (beca)
- a person's . . . are their children, their children's children, and all the people who live after them who are related to them. (descendientes)