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5 Matching questions

  1. paramount
  2. promontory
  3. exhume
  4. terrestrial
  5. hyperborean
  1. a A high ridge of land jutting into a body of water; a headland.
  2. b Of chief importance; primary; foremost.
  3. c 1. Far north; Arctic.
    2. Very cold; frigid.
  4. d To dig out of the ground or from a grave; to disinter.
  5. e 1. Pertaining to the earth and its inhabitants.
    2. Referring to land as distinct from water or air.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 1. Spiritlike in lightness and delicacy.
    2. Heavenly; celestial.
  2. 1. A revelatory manifestation of a divine being.
    2. A revelation; a flash of understanding of the true nature of something.
    3. (capitalized) A Christian festival, Jan 6, celebrating the visit of the Wise Men to the Christ Child.
  3. Ceramic clay used in pottery, statuary, and construction.
  4. allowing light to show through; translucent; delicate.
  5. A phantom; an apparition; something unreal, as in a dream or a vision.

5 True/False questions

  1. aspiration1. Strong desire for achievement; ambition toward a long-range goal.
    2. Expulsion of breath in speaking.


  2. dispiritedDejected; discouraged; gloomy


  3. hyperboleAn exaggeration; a figure expressing excess.


  4. geocentric1. Referring to the center of the earth in measurement or observation.
    2. Considering the earth as the center of a planetary system.


  5. pusillanimousCowardly; fearful.


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