5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a easily burned
After the recent outbreak of fires in private homes, the fire commissioner ordered that all combustible
materials be kept in safe containers.
- b agreement; contract
The signers of the Mayflower Compact were establishing a form of government.
- c adequate; deservedly severe
The public approved the condign punishment for the crime.
- d making up for; repaying
Can a compensatory education program make up for the inadequate schooling he received in earlier years?
- e prepare by combining; make up in concert
How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- attractive; agreeable
I would rather have a poor and comely wife than a rich and homely one.
- something fit to be eaten
The roast turkey and other comestibles, the wines, and the excellent service made this Thanksgiving dinner
- mental calmness
Even the latest work crisis failed to shake her composure.
- seasonings; spices
Spanish food is full of condiments.
- helpful; contributive
Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.
5 True/False Questions
compilation → listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.
conclave → hollow
The back-packers found partial shelter from the storm by huddling against the concave wall of the cliff.
component → element; ingredient
I wish all the components of my stereo system were working at the same time.
commemorative → feel or express pity or sympathy for
Her friends commiserated with the widow.
concerted → 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.