5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a bestow courtesies with a superior air
The king condescended to grant an audience to the friends of the condemned man.
- b harmony
Watching Tweediedum and Tweedledee battle, Alice wondered why the two brothers could not manage to
life in concord.
- c agree Did you concur with the decision of the court or did you find it unfair?
- d remembering; honoring
The new commemorative stamp honors the late Martin Luther King, Jr.
- e decisive; ending all debate
When the stolen books turned up in John's locker, we finally had conclusive evidence of the identity of the
5 Multiple choice questions
- adequate; deservedly severe
The public approved the condign punishment for the crime.
- helpful; contributive
Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.
- complete; consummate; make perfect
The waiter recommended a glass of port to complement the cheese.
- aqueduct; passageway for fluids
Water was brought to the army in the desert by an improvised conduit from the adjoining mountain.
- listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.
5 True/False questions
compact → bear one's self; behave
He comported himself with great dignity.
commiserate → feel or express pity or sympathy for
Her friends commiserated with the widow.
compact → tightly packed; firm; brief
His short, compact body was better suited to wrestling than to basketball.
compelling → overpowering; irresistible in effect
The prosecutor presented a well-reasoned case, but the defense attorney's compelling arguments for
leniency won over the jury.
commodious → spacious and comfortable
After sleeping in a small roadside cabins, they found their hotel suite commodious.