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5 Matching questions

  1. discursive
  2. tacit
  3. specious
  4. strident
  5. decorous
  1. a (adj) (of e.g. speech and writing) tending to depart from the main point or cover a wide range of subjects
  2. b (adj) plausible but false; seeming to be genuine, correct, or beautiful, but not really so
  3. c (adj) unpleasantly loud and harsh
  4. d (adj) indicated by necessary connotation though not expressed directly; silent, unspoken, implied
  5. e (adj) characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (v) to surrender someone or something to another ex: "the guard delivered the criminal to the police"; "render up the prisoners"; "render the town to the enemy"; "fork over the money"
  2. (verb) show, express or direct through movement
  3. (noun) a crude image of a despised person
  4. (verb) to put down by force or authority
  5. (noun) someone who obtains pleasure from receiving punishment

5 True/False questions

  1. convulsive(adj) (of e.g. speech and writing) tending to depart from the main point or cover a wide range of subjects

          

  2. immure(noun) an optical illusion in which atmospheric refraction by a layer of hot air distorts or inverts reflections of distant objects

          

  3. antagonism(n) state of deriving pleasure from inflicting pain on others

          

  4. cessation(noun) a ritual recitation of words or sounds believed to have a magical effect

          

  5. cynicism(n) the belief that all human action is motivated by selfishness; exhibiting mocking disbelief; given to faultfinding, sneering and sarcasm

          

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