Pirates :: vocabulary quiz

• board

1: a group of boats or ships

• coast

2: a large ship used to carry goods and merchandise

• convoy

3: a medium-sized boat usual for private use

• crew

4: an opponent or competitor

• endure

5: get on a ship

• entrails

6: go from one place to another without a plan

• freighter

7: inner organs

• hostage

8: kill an animal in order to eat it

• journalist

9: live through painful conditions

• quarrel

10: money paid for the release of a prisoner

• ransom

11: noisy disagreement

• rival

12: notice something in the distance

• sail

13: people who work on a ship

• set out

14: person held as security for fulfillment of a condition

• slaughter

15: person who writes for a magazine or newspaper

• source

16: start on a journey

• spot

17: travel over water using wind power

• target

18: what someone is aiming at

• wander

19: where something comes from

• yacht

20: where water meets land