4 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- to ridicule, to laugh at contemptuously; It was common lunchroom behavior to ______ the boss for being grandiloquent.
- indescribable, unutterable, unspeakable, beyond words; The beauty of the fiery orange ball of sun, slowly sinking into Lake Michigan, was absolutely ______.
- to take the place of; displace, to have predominance over; It's very annoying when Obama ______ great documentaries like "Will Rats Become Extinct" with another one of his senseless speeches.
3 True/False questions
diffident → to ridicule, to laugh at contemptuously; It was common lunchroom behavior to ______ the boss for being grandiloquent.
denizen → inhabitant; In his heyday, he was a ______ of Hollywood, but now that he has been forgotten, he lives in an obscure town in Iowa.
deprecate → deplore, belittle, express disapproval of; When the boy and his sister were young, they treasured every moment together, but as they became teenagers, they began to ______ each other constantly.