Vocabulary practice for the Cambridge PET exam
On this page you will practise some of the vocabulary to describe treating health problems.
Complete each phrase with the correct verb:
Complete the gaps in the following sentences with one of the words from the previous quiz.
What was the matter with you the last time the doctor wrote you a prescription?
When was the last time you had to have an injection?
Have you ever had your blood pressure taken?
Do you know someone who has recently been referred to a specialist?
Make a list of health problems and also what you think the
best treatment might be. For example:
1) a sore throat - take painkillers
2) a bad back - lie flat on the floor
3) a chesty cough - take cough mixture