5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a reckon; calculate
He failed to compute the interest, so his bank balance was not accurate.
- b bestow courtesies with a superior air
The king condescended to grant an audience to the friends of the condemned man.
- c harmony
Watching Tweediedum and Tweedledee battle, Alice wondered why the two brothers could not manage to
life in concord.
- d 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.
- e thorough; inclusive
This book provides a comprehensive review of verbal and math skills for the SAT.
5 Multiple choice questions
- agree Did you concur with the decision of the court or did you find it unfair?
- combine; constitute; pay interest; increase
The makers of the popular cold remedy compounded a nasal decongestant with an antihistamine.
- that which accompanies
Culture is not always a concomitant of wealth.
- an act of yielding
Before they could reach an agreement, both sides had to make certain concessions.
- reconciling; soothing
She was still angry despite his conciliatory words.
5 True/False questions
commandeer → in a coma; extremely sleepy
The long-winded orator soon had his audience in a comatose state.
compact → bear one's self; behave
He comported himself with great dignity.
commodious → overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
Unlike Widow Douglass, who condoned Huck's minor offenses, Miss Watson did nothing but scold.
commiserate → equal in extent
Your reward will be commensurate with your effort.
compliant → conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield
The design for the new school had to be in compliance with the local building code.