5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a N. dictionary. I cannot find this word in any lexicon in the library.
- b V. detest. Booing and hissing, the audience showed how much they loathed the wicked villain.
- c N. legal claim on property. There was a delay before Ralph could take possession of his late uncle's home; apparently, another claimant had a lien upon the estate.
- d ADJ. careless. We dislike restaurants where the service is lax and inattentive.
- e V. settle accounts; clearup. He was able to liquidate all his debts in a short period of time.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- N. record of a voyage or flight; record of day to day activities. "Flogged two seamen today for insubordination" wrote Captain Bligh in the Bounty's log. To see how much work I've accomplished recently, just take a look at the number of new files listed on my computer log.
- N. metal-bearing vein. If this lode that we have discovered extends for any distance, we have found a fortune.
- ADJ. like wood. Petrified wood may be ligneous in appearance, but it is stone-like in composition.
- N. generous gift. Lady Bountiful distributed largess to the poor.
- V. lounge about. They lolled around in their chairs watching television.
5 True/False Questions
liniment → N. ointment; lotion; salve. The trainer carefully applied the liniment to the quarterback's bruise, gently rubbing it into the skin.
lexicographer → N. compiler of a dictionary. The new dictionary is the work of many lexicographers who spent years compiling and editing the work.
lassitude → N. languor; weariness. After a massage and a long soak in the hot tub, I gave in to my growing lassitude and lay down for a nap.
leaven → N. earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding. As the river rose and threatened to overflow the levee, emergency workers rushed to reinforce the walls with sandbags.
lethargic → ADJ. deadly. It is unwise to leave lethal weapons where children may find them.