English vocabulary exercise from EnglishLearner.com - Advanced level

Advanced vocabulary test #1

Find the missing words

This test revises the vocabulary covered in these exercises: Advanced reading comprehension and Advanced use of English
Choose the correct word to complete each sentence. There is only one correct option for each gap. When you have entered all the answers, click on the "Check answers" button. If you make a mistake, please try again until you get all the answers right.

1) After loading our skis and bags, we onto the bus.
2) The bullet entered his arm, exited his shoulder and in his jaw.
3) The space shuttle flight had to be at the last minute because of severe weather conditions.
4) He quit his job because he wasn't able to get along with his workers.
5) I wasn't there, but it was a great party.
6) His best friend him to divorce his wife after he found out she was having an affair.
7) If you don't wear a helmet when you ride your bicycle, the current is about equal to the cost of buying a new helmet.
8) The picnic has been cancelled on of the rain.
9) He has been of murder in the death of his business partner.
10) The police freed a suspected murderer because they didn't have enough to charge him.

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Exercise written by Elek Mathe - EnglishLearner.com - last modified on September 14, 2015