5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a express sympathetic sorrow
His friends gathered to condole with him over his loss.
- b easily burned
After the recent outbreak of fires in private homes, the fire commissioner ordered that all combustible
materials be kept in safe containers.
- c equal in extent
Your reward will be commensurate with your effort.
- d close; squeeze; contract
She compressed the package under her arm.
- e overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
Unlike Widow Douglass, who condoned Huck's minor offenses, Miss Watson did nothing but scold.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- helpful; contributive
Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.
- agreement; contract
The signers of the Mayflower Compact were establishing a form of government.
Radio City Music Hall has a colossal stage.
- reckon; calculate
He failed to compute the interest, so his bank balance was not accurate.
- reconciling; soothing
She was still angry despite his conciliatory words.
5 True/False Questions
conclave → private meeting
He was present at all their conclaves as an unofficial observer.
complement → element; ingredient
I wish all the components of my stereo system were working at the same time.
commandeer → to 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
commodious → brief, comprehensive summary
This text can serve as a compendium of the tremendous amount of new material being developed in this
concurrent → happening at the same time
In America, the colonists were resisting the demands of the mother contry; at the concurrent moment in
France, the middle class was sowing the seeds of rebellion.