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Longitudinal Developments in Vocabulary Knowledge and Lexical Organization$

Brigitta Dóczi and Judit Kormos

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780190210274

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: December 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190210274.001.0001

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(p.188) Appendix 3 Test of Recall Vocabulary (Based on Laufer and Nation’s (1999) Productive Vocabulary Levels Test)

(p.188) Appendix 3 Test of Recall Vocabulary (Based on Laufer and Nation’s (1999) Productive Vocabulary Levels Test)

Source:
Longitudinal Developments in Vocabulary Knowledge and Lexical Organization
Author(s):

Brigitta Dóczi

Judit Kormos

Publisher:
Oxford University Press

WORD COMPLETION: How do the words end?

In this part of the test, please fill in the missing part of the words. Here is an example to help you.

Example: La[ck] of rain led to a shortage of water in the city.

  1. 1. The dress you’re wearing is lov_________________.

  2. 2. The farmer sells the eggs that his he_________________ lays.

  3. 3. He has a successful car_________________ as a lawyer.

  4. 4. This work is not up to your usu_________________ standard.

  5. 5. You must be awa_________________ that very few jobs are available.

  6. 6. Don’t pay attention to this rude remark. Just ig_________________ it.

  7. 7. Her beauty and ch_________________ had a powerful effect on men.

  8. 8. If you blow up that balloon any more it will bu_________________.

  9. 9. In order to be accepted into the university, he had to impr_________________ his grades.

  10. 10. I’ve had my eyes tested and the optician says my vi_________________ is good.

  11. 11. La_________________ of rain led to a shortage of water in the city.

  12. 12. Laws are based on the principle of jus_________________.

  13. 13. Many people in England mow the la_________________ of their houses on Sunday morning.

  14. 14. She has been changing partners often because she cannot have a sta_________________ relationship with one person.

  15. 15. After finishing his degree, he entered a new ph_________________ in his career.

  16. 16. The workmen cleaned up the me_________________ before they left.

  17. 17. Sudden noises at night sca_________________ me a lot.

  18. 18. Teenagers often adm_________________ and worship pop singers.

  19. 19. The airport is far away. If you want to en_________________ that you catch your plane, you’ll have to leave early.

  20. 20. The differences were so sl_________________ that they went unnoticed.

  21. 21. The drug was introduced after medical res_________________ proved its effectiveness.

  22. 22. The mechanic had to replace the mo_________________ of the car.

  23. 23. The nu_________________ was helping the doctor in the operating room.

  24. 24. The organizers li_________________ the number of participants to fifty.

  25. 26. The picture looks nice; the colors bl_________________ really well.

  26. 26. The statue is made of mar_________________.

  27. 27. The thieves have forced an ent_________________ into the building.

  28. 28. There are a doz_________________ eggs in the basket.

  29. 29. We’ll have to be inventive and de_________________ a scheme for earning more money.

  30. 30. You must have been very br_________________ to participate in such a dangerous operation.

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