5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a adequate; deservedly severe
The public approved the condign punishment for the crime.
- b rebuke; deserts
After his earlier rudeness, we were delighted to see him get his comeuppance.
- c helpful; contributive
Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.
- d link as in a chain It is difficult to understand how these events could concatenate as they did without outside assistance.
- e tightly packed; firm; brief
His short, compact body was better suited to wrestling than to basketball.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- complete; consummate; make perfect
The waiter recommended a glass of port to complement the cheese.
- bestow courtesies with a superior air
The king condescended to grant an audience to the friends of the condemned man.
- overpowering; irresistible in effect
The prosecutor presented a well-reasoned case, but the defense attorney's compelling arguments for
leniency won over the jury.
- spacious and comfortable
After sleeping in a small roadside cabins, they found their hotel suite commodious.
- whimsical idea; extravagant metaphor
He was an entertaining companion, always expressing himself in amusing conceits and witty turns of
5 True/False Questions
commemorative → remembering; honoring
The new commemorative stamp honors the late Martin Luther King, Jr.
commensurate → equal in extent
Your reward will be commensurate with your effort.
conception → beginning; forming of a idea
At the first conception of the work, he was consulted.
communal → held in common; of a group of people
When they were divorced, they had trouble dividing their communal property.
compunction → listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.