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Vocabulary Exercises 50 Questions

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General Sentence Structure Questions

Vocabulary Exercises 50 Questions

For Vocabulary Answers 1-50, check out HERE!

[1] Idi Amin’s ________ ended in 1979.

  1. rein
  2. reign

[2] Idi Amin’s government aimed at __________ its critics.

  1. racking
  2. wracking

[3] They took the canoe and ______ along the river.

  1. rowd
  2. rowed

[4] We ______ our glasses to celebrate the victory.

  1. raised
  2. rised

[5] “I’m tired of this _______ life,” he said.

  1. retched
  2. wretched

[6] The children were running and _________ over the hills.

  1. rolling
  2. roling

[7] In formal writing, the correct term for a quoted material is ___________.

  1. quote
  2. quotation

[8] Mwana FA is a Tanzanian ________ who is now a politician.

  1. rapper
  2. rappar

[9] I don’t know where Reverend ____________ lives.

  1. Jacob Massawe
  2. Jacob
  3. Massawe

[10] The bulldozer ______ the old houses for the new road.

  1. erased
  2. razed

[11] There is always a ______ between rival musicians.

  1. lift
  2. rift

[12] I asked him kindly but he gave me a ______ look.

  1. wry
  2. rye

[13] Hamis is a reckless driver. He _______ his car on the bridge.

  1. wracked
  2. racked

[14] We travelled on foot for 50 miles. It was a _________ journey.

  1. weary
  2. wary

[15] I ________ you but you didn’t listen.

  1. worned
  2. warned

[16] Ibrahim thought I was stealing something. He gave me a ______ look.

  1. weary
  2. wary

[17] Military badges are _______ by soldiers.

  1. weared
  2. worn

[18] Police should not search your house without a __________.

  1. warrant
  2. warranty

[19]  The driver blew the _______ when he found many cows crossing the road.

  1. worn
  2. horn

[20] The Police found the house but the __________ was not available.

  1. warranty
  2. warrantee

[21] Her father had already gone as she tried to call him in _______.

  1. vain
  2. vein

[19] The driver blew the _______ when he found many cows crossing the road.

  1. worn
  2. horn

[20] The Police arrived early at the house but they didn’t find the __________.

  1. warranty
  2. warrantee

[21] We waited in _______ for a response from the boss.

  1. vain
  2. vein

[22] My grandfather once told me, “Stay away from _________ people.”

  1. vial
  2. vile

[23] Religious leaders teach us how to avoid ________ which do not please the Lord.

  1. vices
  2. vises

[24] Normally, oxen are fastened together by wooden _______.

  1. yorks
  2. yokes

[25] The core part of an egg is called _______.

  1. yolk
  2. york

[26] Exploitation is one of the basic ________ of Capitalism.

  1. tenants
  2. tenets

[27] I don’t agree with you on things of that _______.

  1. kind
  2. kinds

[28] Most landlords throw out the ________ who fail to pay their rents.

  1. tenets
  2. tenants

[29] I dislike those ______ of things.

  1. kinds
  2. kind

[30] ‘This is the true __________!’, the Pastor said.

  1. prophecy
  2. prophesy

[31] Some prisoners are held under ___________ conditions.

  1. tortured
  2. torturous

[32] The big ______ was prepared during the company’s 20th anniversary ceremony.

  1. tort
  2. torte

[33] The railway to Ugalla is the __________ one.

  1. tortuous
  2. torturous

[34] A ________ of soldiers moved fast towards the border.

  1. troupe
  2. troop

[35] She was suffering from a ________ leg.

  1. turgid
  2. turbid

[36] Catherine is a _________. She always travels with her travelling performers.

  1. trouper
  2. trooper

[37] We had no choice but to cross the _______ river.

  1. turbid
  2. turgid

[38] You are __________ to be here tomorrow.

  1. suppose
  2. supposed

[39] I prefer _________ to pizzas.

  1. sundaes
  2. sundeas

[40] We ______ out the posts for the boundaries of our school to prevent future land conflicts.

  1. staked
  2. steaked

[41] The ship was passing through the _________ before it struck the iceberg.

  1. straight
  2. strait

[42] He has the villainous plan to _____ you into the trap.

  1. lure
  2. rue

[43] Some drivers become careless when they drive through a _______ road.

  1. strait
  2. straight

[44] Don’t ______ into the river if you don’t know how deep it is.

  1. steppe
  2. step

[45] This knife is made up of pure iron _______.

  1. steel
  2. steal

[46] ______ is vast grassland without trees.

  1. step
  2. steppe

[47] Don’t ______ from the poor.

  1. steel
  2. steal

[48] The protesters remained __________ despite the intimidation from the police.

  1. stationery
  2. stationary

[49] I went to the butcher to buy the big ______ for the dinner.

  1. stake
  2. steak

[50] You have to go to the __________ to get enough equipment for the office.

  1. stationary
  2. stationery

For Vocabulary Answers 1-50, check out HERE!

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