Vocabulary-EXTRA NI 1 Units 5-6 Extension

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    1 Do the weather quiz. Are the sentences true or false?

    1 London is rainier than Zurich in Switzerland. F2 Berlin is sunnier than Madrid.

    3 Ottawa, Canada is snowier than Egypt.

    4 Beijing is windier than Washington.

    5 Canberra is cloudier than Brasilia.

    6 Rome is foggier than Zurich.

    2 Complete the sentences with these adjectives.

    easy expensive famous high late sunny

    1 The maths homework was easy .2 My new MP3 player was very .3 I was for school because my alarm

    clock didnt wake me up.

    4 The Black Eyed Peas are a very band.5 The weather was really yesterday .6 The Eiffel Tower is 324 metres .

    3 Order the letters to complete the text.

    My parents are very different. My mum is very

    (1) nepo open , (2) apyph , and (3) cdtnefino . But my dad is quite (4) yhs , (5) tuqei , and (6)ssouier . Theyre both very (7)fulplhe and (8) frdleniy , however. And theyre both great parents too!


    1 Match the two halves of the sentences.

    1 I bought g2 I borrowed

    3 I listened

    4 I lost

    5 I watched

    6 I visited

    7 I studied

    8 I played

    a to a great CD last night.

    b for my history exam at the weekend.

    c volleyball with some friends.

    d my grandparents in the summer.

    e 10 to buy a computer game.

    f a terrible film on TV last night.

    g some new jeans on Saturday.

    h my mobile last week.

    2 Do the General Knowledge quiz. Choose a, b or c.

    1 Who was the President of the USA in 2011?aBarack Obama b George Bush cTony Blair

    2 Who was the second man on the moon?a Neil Armstrong b Buzz Aldrin c Jason Button

    3 The host country of the 2010 World Cup was .a Brazil b Spain c South Africa

    4 Dracula was a famous . .a pirate b vampire c explorer

    5 The Tower of London is a famous .a shopping centre b park c castle

    6 The Orient Express is a famous .a train b minibus c ship

    3 Choose the correct verb.

    1 Spain won / saved the World Cup in 2010.

    2 Michael Jackson died / killed in 2010.

    3 My best friend becomes / comes from Argentina.

    4 I crashed / cycled to school yesterday.

    5 I kissed / called my grandparents on the Internet last night.

    6 The teacher turns / looks worried today!