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5 Matching questions

  1. concoct
  2. complement
  3. condole
  4. comestible
  5. concession
  1. a something fit to be eaten
    The roast turkey and other comestibles, the wines, and the excellent service made this Thanksgiving dinner
    particularly memorable.
  2. b complete; consummate; make perfect
    The waiter recommended a glass of port to complement the cheese.
  3. c prepare by combining; make up in concert
    How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?
  4. d an act of yielding
    Before they could reach an agreement, both sides had to make certain concessions.
  5. e express sympathetic sorrow
    His friends gathered to condole with him over his loss.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. beginning; forming of a idea
    At the first conception of the work, he was consulted.
  2. bear one's self; behave
    He comported himself with great dignity.
  3. element; ingredient
    I wish all the components of my stereo system were working at the same time.
  4. held in common; of a group of people
    When they were divorced, they had trouble dividing their communal property.
  5. mental calmness
    Even the latest work crisis failed to shake her composure.

5 True/False questions

  1. commiserateequal in extent
    Your reward will be commensurate with your effort.

          

  2. condonebrief and compact
    When you define a new word, be concise; the shorter the definition, the easier it is to remember.

          

  3. conduitwhimsical idea; extravagant metaphor
    He was an entertaining companion, always expressing himself in amusing conceits and witty turns of
    phrase.

          

  4. conceitaqueduct; passageway for fluids
    Water was brought to the army in the desert by an improvised conduit from the adjoining mountain.

          

  5. concomitantthat which accompanies
    Culture is not always a concomitant of wealth.

          

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