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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. approbation
  2. petulant
  3. assuage
  4. hiatus
  5. provincial
  1. a [adj]
    s: narrow-minded, parochial, insular, naive
    a: cosmopolitan, catholic, broad-minded
  2. b [adj]
    s: irritable, testy, waspish
    a: even-tempered, placid, serene, amiable
  3. c [n]
    s: pause, lacuna
    a: continuity, continuation
  4. d [n]
    s: commendation, sanction
    a: disapproval, condemnation, censure
  5. e [v]
    s: mitigate, alleviate, slake, allay
    a: intensify, aggravate, exacerbate

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. [v]
    s: feign, pretend, affect
  2. [n]
    s: insinuation, intimation
    a: direct statement
  3. [v]
    s: remonstrate, protest, complain
  4. [adj]
    s: mealymouthed, servile, fawning, greasy
    a: gruff, blunt
  5. [adj]
    s: praiseworthy, laudable, commendable
    a: blameworthy, reprehensible, discreditable

5 True/False questions

  1. jaded[adj]
    s: gruesome, gory, grisly, baleful, ghastly
    a: pleasant, attractive, appealing, wholesome


  2. hackneyed[adj]
    s: banal, trite, common place, corny
    a: new, fresh, novel, original


  3. elicit[v]
    s: call forth, evoke, extract, educe
    a: repress, quash, squelch, stifle


  4. transcend[v]
    surpass, outstrip


  5. prerogative[n]
    s: commendation, sanction
    a: disapproval, condemnation, censure


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