5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a something fit to be eaten
The roast turkey and other comestibles, the wines, and the excellent service made this Thanksgiving dinner
- b complete; consummate; make perfect
The waiter recommended a glass of port to complement the cheese.
- c prepare by combining; make up in concert
How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?
- d an act of yielding
Before they could reach an agreement, both sides had to make certain concessions.
- e express sympathetic sorrow
His friends gathered to condole with him over his loss.
5 Multiple choice questions
- beginning; forming of a idea
At the first conception of the work, he was consulted.
- bear one's self; behave
He comported himself with great dignity.
- element; ingredient
I wish all the components of my stereo system were working at the same time.
- held in common; of a group of people
When they were divorced, they had trouble dividing their communal property.
- mental calmness
Even the latest work crisis failed to shake her composure.
5 True/False questions
commiserate → equal in extent
Your reward will be commensurate with your effort.
condone → brief and compact
When you define a new word, be concise; the shorter the definition, the easier it is to remember.
conduit → whimsical idea; extravagant metaphor
He was an entertaining companion, always expressing himself in amusing conceits and witty turns of
conceit → aqueduct; passageway for fluids
Water was brought to the army in the desert by an improvised conduit from the adjoining mountain.
concomitant → that which accompanies
Culture is not always a concomitant of wealth.