IELTS Vocabulary Test 1

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To __________ over something is to feel or express worry, annoyance, or anxiety about it.

Something that is __________ is not only characteristic or distinctive of a type but goes a step further to capture the pure and essential essence of it — or to embody it perfectly.

To ____________ something suggests taking forceful measures to prevent something undesirable.

To __________ something is to confirm a theory, story, or fact with evidence, such as in a courtroom, witnesses might be called to do this to a story from suspect.

__________ is a compound noun used for any idea. Using this term usually connotes our admiration for something or someone's creativity.

gather into a mass, sum, or whole, amount to

real being, something that exists as a particular and discrete unit, fact of existence

stiff and unyielding, strict, hard and unbending, not flexible

combine, mix, constitute, pay interest, increase

assumption, theory