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5 Matching questions

  1. communal
  2. condign
  3. comatose
  4. condiments
  5. concede
  1. a held in common; of a group of people
    When they were divorced, they had trouble dividing their communal property.
  2. b adequate; deservedly severe
    The public approved the condign punishment for the crime.
  3. c admit; hield
    Despite all the evidence Monica had assembled, Mark refused to concede that she was right.
  4. d seasonings; spices
    Spanish food is full of condiments.
  5. e in a coma; extremely sleepy
    The long-winded orator soon had his audience in a comatose state.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. helpful; contributive
    Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.
  2. whimsical idea; extravagant metaphor
    He was an entertaining companion, always expressing himself in amusing conceits and witty turns of
    phrase.
  3. combine; constitute; pay interest; increase
    The makers of the popular cold remedy compounded a nasal decongestant with an antihistamine.
  4. conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield
    The design for the new school had to be in compliance with the local building code.
  5. 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.

5 True/False questions

  1. complementcomplete; consummate; make perfect
    The waiter recommended a glass of port to complement the cheese.

          

  2. concaveprivate meeting
    He was present at all their conclaves as an unofficial observer.

          

  3. commandeerto draft for military purposes; to take for public use
    The policeman commandeered the first car that approached and ordered the driver to go to the nearest
    hospital.

          

  4. concertedadmit; hield
    Despite all the evidence Monica had assembled, Mark refused to concede that she was right.

          

  5. concordprepare by combining; make up in concert
    How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?

          

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