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Collocations Quiz: Entertainment

1. action movie

In most action movies, there are lots of

a. loud explosions

b. beautiful costumes

c. romantic love scenes

2. happy ending

Which type of story almost always has a happy ending?

a. a romantic comedy

b. a black comedy

c. a tragedy

3. leading role

The person with the leading role in a movie is

a. a director

b. a writer

c. an actor

4. live music

If you want to see live music, you'll have to buy tickets to

a. a concert

b. a dance club

c. a music studio

5. murder mystery

Where could you see a murder mystery?

a. at a crime scene

b. in a courtroom

c. at a cinema

6. piece of music

A "piece of music" is

a. one single musical work

b. one section of a musical work

c. one instrument's part in the music

7. play music

At a concert, music is played by the people

a. in the audience

b. in the orchestra

c. organising the concert

8. rave review

The movie got a rave review because the critic

a. really liked it

b. really hated it

c. was angered by it

9. violent movie

Which are usually violent movies?

a. war movies

b. medical dramas

c. movies about sport

10. vocal music

Vocal music is any music that includes parts for

a. one or more singers

b. singers with instruments

c. singers without instruments

NB: you can also print this quiz on paper.

1. action movie - In most action movies, there are lots of: a) loud explosions b) beautiful costumes c) romantic love scenes

2. happy ending - Which type of story almost always has a happy ending?: a) a romantic comedy b) a black comedy c) a tragedy

3. leading role - The person with the leading role in a movie is: a) a director b) a writer c) an actor

4. live music - If you want to see live music, you'll have to buy tickets to: a) a concert b) a dance club c) a music studio

5. murder mystery - Where could you see a murder mystery?: a) at a crime scene b) in a courtroom c) at a cinema

6. piece of music - A "piece of music" is: a) one single musical work b) one section of a musical work c) one instrument's part in the music

7. play music - At a concert, music is played by the people: a) in the audience b) in the orchestra c) organising the concert

8. rave review - The movie got a rave review because the critic: a) really liked it b) really hated it c) was angered by it

9. violent movie - Which are usually violent movies?: a) war movies b) medical dramas c) movies about sport

10. vocal music - Vocal music is any music that includes parts for: a) one or more singers b) singers with instruments c) singers without instruments

Contributor: Matt Errey