5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Without a doubt, clear. The president stated in an ___ manner, "If nominated, I will run; nd if elected, I will serve".
- b To rave,to speak in a loud and attacking manner. He ___ constantly about how everyone is out to get him.
- c A recent convert, beginner, novice. Being a ___ to surfing, he is having trouble catching a wave.
- d Speaking in a monotonous tone; a continuous low humming sound. I could hardly endure the constant ___ of the speaer's voice.
- e shameless, insolent, disrespectful. Pinching that woman was a very ___ act.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Courteous going along with the opinions or wishes of another. In ___ to your wishes, I will not see him again.
- To blame for something; a disgrace. Her conduct was so good that it was beyond ___.
- A scholar, a learned person. Woodrow Wilson is an example of a ___ who became president.
- to renounce, to give up power. In order to marry the commoner, the king had to ___ his thr
- to express sympathy. I ___ with the family abou their loss.
5 True/False questions
Syllabus → A brief outline of the main points of a text or course of study. The ___ that the professor gave to us stated that the final exam counts for 60% of our grade.
Girth → Size or dimensions (usually the measure around a body). To be a sumo wrestler, one must have a large ___.
Obtuse → Dull of mind, insensitive, stupid. His ___ response to the question showed that he did not understand the nature of the discussion.
decorum → Appropriate conduct, correct and proper behaviour. The students' ___ at the dance was excellent.
caustic → To rave,to speak in a loud and attacking manner. He ___ constantly about how everyone is out to get him.