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Housekeeping Vocabulary Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It’s based on our housekeeping vocabulary page, part of the EnglishClub English for Work series.

1. Which of the following is NOT used for cleaning floors?

broom
dustpan
dishwasher
a) broom b) dustpan c) dishwasher

2. Deodorizer is used to

remove stains
remove smells
wash windows
a) remove stains b) remove smells c) wash windows

3. A garbage bag goes inside a garbage

bin
detergent
hose
a) bin b) detergent c) hose

4. To fry eggs you would use a

stove
dishwasher
vacuum
a) stove b) dishwasher c) vacuum

5. The opposite of messy is

dirty
tidy
damp
a) dirty b) tidy c) damp

6. If the toilet water won't go down the drain, the drain is

clogged
plagued
bagged
a) clogged b) plagued c) bagged

7. Polishing the floors makes them

shiny
dusty
organized
a) shiny b) dusty c) organized

8. A pillow goes into a pillow

bag
towel
case
a) bag b) towel c) case

9. After the laundry is done, you need to hang or _______ the clothes.

stain
rinse
fold
a) stain b) rinse c) fold

10. The largest type of bed sheet is a

single
king
queen
a) single b) king c) queen

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