← PSAT Lesson 24 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a Appropriate conduct, correct and proper behaviour. The students' ___ at the dance was excellent.
- b A recent convert, beginner, novice. Being a ___ to surfing, he is having trouble catching a wave.
- c The beginning of something. Joe has worked for the company since its ___ in 1935.
- d Dull of mind, insensitive, stupid. His ___ response to the question showed that he did not understand the nature of the discussion.
- e Courteous going along with the opinions or wishes of another. In ___ to your wishes, I will not see him again.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- shameless, insolent, disrespectful. Pinching that woman was a very ___ act.
- Lacking clarity of feature or sharpness of outline. She had a ___ recollection of the meeting with the man, unable to provide any specific facts about it.
- A scholar, a learned person. Woodrow Wilson is an example of a ___ who became president.
- Size or dimensions (usually the measure around a body). To be a sumo wrestler, one must have a large ___.
- causing to be useless, crippling, causing to appear stupid. The teacher ___ his position in the classroom if he permits bad behavior.
5 True/False Questions
abase → to degrade, to humiliate. the bitter woman deliberately set out to ___ her husband in public.
Grandiose → Speaking in a monotonous tone; a continuous low humming sound. I could hardly endure the constant ___ of the speaer's voice.
Rant → Speaking in a monotonous tone; a continuous low humming sound. I could hardly endure the constant ___ of the speaer's voice.
enunciate → to renounce, to give up power. In order to marry the commoner, the king had to ___ his thr
caustic → Dull, iname, insipid. The ___ discussion between the two girls was boring and uninteresting.