5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a having a common center
The target was made of concentric circles.
- b complete; consummate; make perfect
The waiter recommended a glass of port to complement the cheese.
- c admit; hield
Despite all the evidence Monica had assembled, Mark refused to concede that she was right.
- d whimsical idea; extravagant metaphor
He was an entertaining companion, always expressing himself in amusing conceits and witty turns of
- e participation; involvement
You cannot keep your complicity in this affair secret very long; you would be wise to admit your
5 Multiple choice questions
- held in common; of a group of people
When they were divorced, they had trouble dividing their communal property.
- helpful; contributive
Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.
- prepare by combining; make up in concert
How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?
- link as in a chain It is difficult to understand how these events could concatenate as they did without outside assistance.
- brief and compact
When you define a new word, be concise; the shorter the definition, the easier it is to remember.
5 True/False questions
concession → an act of yielding
Before they could reach an agreement, both sides had to make certain concessions.
composure → mental calmness
Even the latest work crisis failed to shake her composure.
conclusive → private meeting
He was present at all their conclaves as an unofficial observer.
comatose → include; consist of
If the District of Columbia were to be granted a statehood, the United States of America would comprise
fifty-onestates, not just fifty.
concerted → mutually agreed on; done together
The girl scouts in the troop made a concerted effort to raise funds for their annual outing, and emitted a
concerted sigh when their leader announced that they had reached their goal.