5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a helpful; contributive
Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.
- b listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.
- c harmonious; in harmony with
They were compatible neighbors, never quarreling over unimportant matters.
- d an act of yielding
Before they could reach an agreement, both sides had to make certain concessions.
- e prepare by combining; make up in concert
How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?
5 Multiple choice questions
- held in common; of a group of people
When they were divorced, they had trouble dividing their communal property.
- having a common center
The target was made of concentric circles.
- mutually agreed on; done together
The girl scouts in the troop made a concerted effort to raise funds for their annual outing, and emitted a
concerted sigh when their leader announced that they had reached their goal.
- bear one's self; behave
He comported himself with great dignity.
Radio City Music Hall has a colossal stage.
5 True/False questions
conclusive → private meeting
He was present at all their conclaves as an unofficial observer.
compelling → overpowering; irresistible in effect
The prosecutor presented a well-reasoned case, but the defense attorney's compelling arguments for
leniency won over the jury.
comeuppance → conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield
The design for the new school had to be in compliance with the local building code.
concatenate → link as in a chain It is difficult to understand how these events could concatenate as they did without outside assistance.
compendium → brief, comprehensive summary
This text can serve as a compendium of the tremendous amount of new material being developed in this