ESL Vocabulary Quiz: legal systems, drug dealing, torture

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Vocabulary Quiz for ‘Patrick Kinlin’

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

• advice

• allow

• apply

• client

• convict

• convince

• disease

• eligible

• escape

• fraud

• funeral

• identification

• invest

• investigate

• opportunity

• order

• parole

• suspect

• trust

• victim

(1)

a judge or jury decides someone is guilty of committing a crime

(2)

telling people you are something you are not so you can steal their money

(3)

someone who pays you for your services or expert help

(4)

believe that someone is honest, not lying to you or cheating you

(5)

telling someone what you think they should do

(6)

do something with your money hoping to make more money

(7)

tell someone they must do something

(8)

get someone to believe that something is true

(9)

someone who has been hurt (by another person or in an accident)

(10)

ceremony after a person has died

(11)

a chance to get something or do something

(12)

get away from a place where you are a prisoner, get back your freedom

(13)

able to get something because of your age, education, nationality, etc

(14)

think that, perhaps, someone has done something wrong

(15)

ask for something formally—like a job or entrance to a university

(16)

allowed out of jail before sentence is over because of promise to behave well

(17)

illness, sickness

(18)

let someone do something, permit them to do it

(19)

document that shows who you are

(20)

try to find out the truth about something