ESL Vocabulary Quiz: legal systems, drug dealing, torture

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Vocabulary Quiz for ‘Percy Wacker’

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

• customs

• ferry

• gang

• leader

• load

• manslaughter

• member

• migrant

• moisture

• official

• pat

• poisonous

• prison

• sentence

• smuggler

• sniff

• suffocate

• trailer

• translator

• vent

(1)

die because you have no air

(2)

jail

(3)

person who puts things into another language

(4)

harmful to your body if you swallow it

(5)

group of criminals

(6)

person who takes things secretly from one country to another

(7)

person who other people follow

(8)

boat that carries people and cars, back and forth

(9)

opening for air to pass through

(10)

person who belongs to a group

(11)

water in air, food, clothing etc.

(12)

person who works for the government and has special power

(13)

what a person or vehicle is carrying

(14)

on wheels, pulled by another vehicle

(15)

person who moves from one part of the world to another

(16)

quickly, gently, and repeatedly touch a person or animal

(17)

crime of killing someone unintentionally (not on purpose)

(18)

send someone to jail for a certain amount of time

(19)

take in several short breaths of air through your nose

(20)

where travellers' bags are examined at border