5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
Unlike Widow Douglass, who condoned Huck's minor offenses, Miss Watson did nothing but scold.
- b agreement; contract
The signers of the Mayflower Compact were establishing a form of government.
- c close; squeeze; contract
She compressed the package under her arm.
- d decisive; ending all debate
When the stolen books turned up in John's locker, we finally had conclusive evidence of the identity of the
- e adequate; deservedly severe
The public approved the condign punishment for the crime.
5 Multiple choice questions
He was compliant and ready to go along with his friends' desires.
- admit; hield
Despite all the evidence Monica had assembled, Mark refused to concede that she was right.
- something fit to be eaten
The roast turkey and other comestibles, the wines, and the excellent service made this Thanksgiving dinner
- courtesy; civility
A spirit of comity should exist among nations.
- link as in a chain It is difficult to understand how these events could concatenate as they did without outside assistance.
5 True/False questions
compilation → listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.
concord → prepare by combining; make up in concert
How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?
compliance → conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield
The design for the new school had to be in compliance with the local building code.
compendium → brief, comprehensive summary
This text can serve as a compendium of the tremendous amount of new material being developed in this
conclave → hollow
The back-packers found partial shelter from the storm by huddling against the concave wall of the cliff.