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5 Matching questions

  1. concord
  2. complaisant
  3. concurrent
  4. comity
  5. compilation
  1. a courtesy; civility
    A spirit of comity should exist among nations.
  2. b trying to please; obliging
    The courtier obeyed the king's orders in a complaisant manner.
  3. c 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.
  4. d harmony
    Watching Tweediedum and Tweedledee battle, Alice wondered why the two brothers could not manage to
    life in concord.
  5. e listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
    The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. bear one's self; behave
    He comported himself with great dignity.
  2. include; consist of
    If the District of Columbia were to be granted a statehood, the United States of America would comprise
    fifty-onestates, not just fifty.
  3. that which accompanies
    Culture is not always a concomitant of wealth.
  4. close; squeeze; contract
    She compressed the package under her arm.
  5. making up for; repaying
    Can a compensatory education program make up for the inadequate schooling he received in earlier years?

5 True/False questions

  1. concurharmony
    Watching Tweediedum and Tweedledee battle, Alice wondered why the two brothers could not manage to
    life in concord.

          

  2. conceptionan act of yielding
    Before they could reach an agreement, both sides had to make certain concessions.

          

  3. comeuppancerebuke; deserts
    After his earlier rudeness, we were delighted to see him get his comeuppance.

          

  4. condignaqueduct; passageway for fluids
    Water was brought to the army in the desert by an improvised conduit from the adjoining mountain.

          

  5. complicitycourtesy; civility
    A spirit of comity should exist among nations.

          

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