ESL Vocabulary Quiz: legal systems, drug dealing, torture

flesl.net paired story 1-1a (Unnamed Passenger)

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Vocabulary Quiz for ‘An Unnamed Passenger’

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

• automatic

• belt

• capital

• control

• crash

• crew

• dive

• drag

• engine

• join

• mark

• mask

• nasty

• oxygen

• properly

• scream

• shout

• succeed

• violently

• wrestle

(1)

city where the government of a country or part of a country is

(2)

speak very loudly and with strong feeling

(3)

fight with arms and legs but without hitting

(4)

group of people who operate a plane, train, or ship

(5)

in the normal, correct way

(6)

face covering

(7)

moving quickly and dangerously

(8)

gas necessary for human life

(9)

loud sound coming from the mouths of frightened people

(10)

fall straight down through the air

(11)

machine for making car, plane, or train move

(12)

pull over the ground or floor

(13)

long narrow piece of cloth or leather put around a person's waist

(14)

the opposite of “nice”

(15)

plane, train, or car hits something accidentally causing damage

(16)

do what you try to do

(17)

ability to make a plane, train or car move as you want it to

(18)

what is left on your body after you have been hit, cut, or scratched

(19)

become part of a group

(20)

a machine that can operate itself, that does not need a human operator