Education: Values and
Section 7: Phrases and Expressions
Which statement best conveys the meaning of the italicized words?
||If a group of people is cliquish,
a. tend to exclude nonmembers.
b. are musical.
c. like to have many members.
||Peer counseling involves cooperation
a. teachers and students.
b. students and students.
c. teachers and parents.
||If a teacher wants to know whether you have
any hands-on experience in the science laboratory, she wants to
a. if you have any practical, applied experience.
b. if you know the current theories.
c. if your right- or left-handed.
||To learn the ropes, you must try to:
a. discover rules and expectations.
b. practice sailing a boat.
c. get tied up in an appointment.
Vocabulary exercises taken from Beyond Language by Levine and Adelman,
Prentice Hall, 1993.