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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #55391: Woodwork
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    1. The most important piece of equipment in a carpenter's traditionnal workshop is the
    2. It is advisable to make the bench entirely of and, if possible, it should be made of beech.
    3. A wooden , generally incorporated in the bench, is necessary to hold a board.
    4. When cuts have to be made by hand in a piece of wood, the woodworker uses a
    5. A bench is mainly used to bring timber to the right size and make it flat.
    6. Most of the old beams, in many ancient buildings, were planed with . This tool was probably the ancestor of the bench plane.
    7. These tools, with their edges, should be used to cut deep slots such as mortises. They are mortise-
    8. are chisels of curved section used for carving.
    9. is the primary tool for scribing lines. A spur is fixed at one end of its stem.
    10. When it is necessary to extract a nail from a piece of wood, the carpenter requires
    11. To practise wood carving, the sculptor needs carving tools like chisels, gouges and also a
    12. To turn wooden artefacts like bowls, the required equipment is a wood-turning .
    13. are very important tools used for taking and transfering measurements particulary for the woodturner.
    14. Finishing woodwork will demand the use of abrasive paper and probably a special tool for roughing out the surface. This tool is a .
    15. The most widely used power tool in the home or in the woodworker's workshop is, without doubt, the . Several attachments make it a multi-fonctionnal tool.
    16. All electric drills have actions, which makes the drilling of concrete possible.

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