ESL Vocabulary Quiz: asthma, availability of medical care, organ transplants

flesl.net paired story 1-3b (Joshua Fleuelling)

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Vocabulary Quiz for ‘Joshua Fleuelling’

INSTRUCTIONS: Put the correct number in the box beside each word.

• ambulance

• breathing

• collapse

• controversy

• department

• emergency

• fail

• inquiry

• lack

• organ

• patient

• proper

• recommendation

• reduction

• staff

• suburb

• sue

• support

• system

• transplant

(1)

part of a city but far from the center

(2)

good, correct, appropriate

(3)

taking air into your lungs

(4)

falling down because of weakness or injury

(5)

not to do what you tried to do, the opposite of ‘succeed’

(6)

not having enough

(7)

help

(8)

a very bad situation that requires quick action

(9)

a sick person who is being cared for in a hospital or at home

(10)

making smaller

(11)

people talking about something they don't agree about

(12)

the way things are organized, or done

(13)

trying to find out what happened

(14)

try, in a court of law, to get money from someone who has hurt you

(15)

takes sick and unjured people to hospital

(16)

saying what you think should be done

(17)

a part or section of a business or institution

(18)

brain, eyes, stomach, heart etc

(19)

take a part of one person's body and put it in another person's body

(20)

people who work in a business or institution