Vocabulary Quiz 1



1 What are the first four phases of culture shock as discussed in the article (they must be in the
same order as in the text).
honeymoon, recovery, regression, rejection
honeymoon, recovery, reaction, rejection
honeymoon, rejection, regression, recovery
honeymoon, regression, recovery, rejection,
honeymoon, rejection, reaction, recovery,

2 Which of the following words means something that surprises or upsets you?
adjust
cue
cure
shock
hint

3 This word refers to the history, language, art and food of a particular nation or people.
identity
illusion
honeymoon
phase
culture

4 You can use this verb to talk about changing the channel or volume on your tv, changing the way you sit in your chair, or becoming more comfortable in a new culture.
cue
hint
reject
adjust
recover

5 Which of the following words means a signal or sign for you to do something?
idiom
slang
hint
cure
cue

6 According to the reading, which of the following words has the same meaning as "phase"?
The reading talked about the phases of culture shock or of the life of a butterfly.
stage
facet
aspect
step
cue

7 If somebody arrives in a new country, that person is a foreigner; however, there is a friendlier, a
better word we can use to describe someone from another country. What is it?
newlywed
newcomer
outsider
immigrant
emigrant

Now try a cloze exercise using these vocabulary items.