Advanced Vocabulary for IELTS 7.0 +: ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND THE NATURAL WORLD (Part 6)

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ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND THE NATURAL WORLD ( Part 6)

Common Collocations to do with Global Warming, the Environment and Nature

(a) Match the words in Column A to their strongest collocates in Column B.

Column AAnswerColumn B      
(a) greenhouse

(b) precious

(c) renewable

(d) sustainable

(e) water

(f) habitat

(g) aerosol

(h) paddy

(i) acid

(j) catalytic

(k) dumping

(l) energy

(m) climate

(n) oil

(i) metals

(ii) shortage

(iii) sprays

(iv) destruction

(v) converter

(vi) spill

(vii) rain

(viii) fields

(ix) development

(x) efficient

(xi) change

(xii) energy

(xiii) ground

(xiv) gases

 (b) Match the words in Column A to their strongest collocates in Column B.

Column AAnswerColumn B      
(a) industrial

(b) heat

(c) bush

(d) geothermal

(e) toxic

(f) factory

(g) exhaust

(h) coastal

(i) endangered

(j) mass

(k) food

(1) animal

(m) waste

(n) carbon

(i) wave

(ii) farming

(iii) waste

(iv) footprint

(v) disposal

(vi) power

(vii) waste

(viii) extinction

(ix) fumes

(x) erosion

(xi) chain

(xii) welfare

(xiii) species

(xiv) fire

(c) Match the words in Column A to their strongest collocates in Column B.

Column AAnswerColumn B      
(a) fossil

(b) nuclear

(c) refuse

(d) organic

(e) landfill

(f) compost

(g) exhaust

(h) wildlife

(i) septic

(j) recyclable

(k) oil

(1) climate

(m) non-renewable

(n) wind

(i) proxies

(ii) fuels

(iii) fallout

(iv) turbine

(v) collection

(vi) site

(vii) produce

(viii) waste

(ix) fumes

(x) campaigner

(xi) slick

(xii) resources

(xiii) tank

(xiv) heap

Also check : IELTS Vocabulary

ANSWER KEY

Common Collocations to do with Global Warming, the Environment and Nature

(a)

a xiv    b. i       c. xii    d. ix     e. ii

f iv       g. iii     h. viii   i. vii     j. v

k xiii    l. x       m. xi   n. vi

(b)

a vii     b. i       c. xiv   d. vi     e. iii

f ii        g. ix     h. x      i. xiii    j. viii

k xi      l. xii     m. v     n. iv

(c)

a ii       b. iii     c. v      d. vii    e. vi

f xiv     g. ix     h. x      i. xiii   j. viii

k xi      l. i        m. xii   n. iv

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