General English Vocabulary

General English: Word Categories

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Exercises by Category

All Adjectives: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

All Adjectives: Exercises

 

Arts, Entertainment & Literature: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Arts, Entertainment & Literature: Exercises

 

Crime & the Law: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Crime & the Law: Exercises

 

Feelings, Qualities & States: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Feelings, Qualities & States: Exercises

 

Food & Eating: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Food & Eating: Exercises

 

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Health & the Body: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Health & the Body: Exercises

 

The World of Money & Work: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

The World of Money & Work: Exercises

 

The Natural World: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

The Natural World: Exercises

 

Lots of Nouns (with Derivations): List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Lots of Nouns (with Derivations): Exercises

 

Nouns? Verbs? Both! With Derivations!: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Nouns? Verbs? Both! With Derivations!: Exercises

 

Phrasal Verbs: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.
*Please note that many phrasal verbs have multiple meanings. These exercises cover one meaning of each phrasal verb only.

 

Group 14:
General 11:

act up
bail out
blow away
calm down
delve into
drag on
gross out
horse around
jot down
lock up
nod off
phase out
piss off
tangle with
tie up

 

Group 15:
General 12:

clean out
clear off
cover up
cut back
do up
dole out
drop off
fall apart
fend off
fill out
go through
keep up
stamp out
wash up
wipe off

 

Group 17:
General 14:

barge in
chip in
choke up
clam up
clog up
come forward
crop up
cry out
give away
hold back
move in
move out
rule out
shop around
shut up

 

 

Phrasal Verbs: Exercises

 

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The Political World: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

The Political World: Exercises

 

Basic Science & Academia: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Basic Science & Academia: Exercises

 

The Social World: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

The Social World: Exercises

 

Structures, Places & Object: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Structure, Places & Objects: Exercises

 

Transitions: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Transitions: Exercises

 

Verbs, Verbs & More Verbs: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

Verbs, Verbs & More Verbs: Exercises

 

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War, Violence & Conflict: List of Words (click for definition) Practice exercises are below.

 

War, Violence & Conflict: Exercises

 

 

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