flesl.net vocab quiz Pirates

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Vocabulary Quiz for ‘Pirates’

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

• board

• coast

• convoy

• crew

• endure

• entrails

• freighter

• hostage

• journalist

• quarrel

• ransom

• rival

• sail

• set out

• slaughter

• source

• spot

• target

• wander

• yacht

1.

a group of boats or ships

2.

a large ship used to carry goods and merchandise

3.

a medium-sized boat usual for private use

4.

an opponent or competitor

5.

get on a ship

6.

go from one place to another without a plan

7.

inner organs

8.

kill an animal in order to eat it

9.

live through painful conditions

10.

money paid for the release of a prisoner

11.

noisy disagreement

12.

notice something in the distance

13.

people who work on a ship

14.

person held as security for fulfillment of a condition

15.

person who writes for a magazine or newspaper

16.

start on a journey

17.

travel over water using wind power

18.

what someone is aiming at

19.

where something comes from

20.

where water meets land