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5 Matching questions

  1. Speculation (n)
  2. Somnolent (adj)
  3. Contrive (V)
  4. Sultry (adj)
  5. Tremulous (adj)
  1. a theory based on incomplete information or evidence
    My family made a speculation on what happened in the car accident as we passed by.
  2. b sleepy; quiet and with little to no activity
    The somnolent lake was a beautiful sight to the water skiers.
  3. c shaking or trembling from fear or nervousness
    The tremulous mouse tried to get away from the lion but was stuck under his trap.
  4. d oppresively hot and damp;suggesting passion and sensuality
    The sultry weather of the Bahmas made the tourist never want to leave.
  5. e to formulate clever or decietful schemes
    It is never a good idea to leave my cousin alone because she will contrive many plans on escaping.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. abrupt, blunt, or curt in manner or speech
    I took a brusque walk through the jungle to avoid the poisonous snakes.
  2. thoughtlessly vulgar and insensitive
    Emily's crass behavior to the grieving mother made her unlike at the funeral.
  3. characterized by friendly agreement and accord
    President Obama was pleased by the harmonious behavior of the senate.
  4. a defenive fortification made of earthen embankment and topped with a low wall
    The called in the contracter after the rampart was damaged in the past storm.
  5. suggestive or reminiscent of something; with a particular scent
    The basement was redolent of its past grey mice.

5 True/False questions

  1. Intermittent (adj)sleepy; quiet and with little to no activity
    The somnolent lake was a beautiful sight to the water skiers.

          

  2. Baleful (adj)abrupt, blunt, or curt in manner or speech
    I took a brusque walk through the jungle to avoid the poisonous snakes.

          

  3. Prone (adj)without worry or stress
    The serene child was envied by the older teenagers swamped by homework.

          

  4. Procrastinate (v)to postpone doing something, to put aside until later
    I hate when i procrastinate on my homework because then i end up staying up late the night before its due.

          

  5. allegory (N)an upward vertical movement, an upward slope
    We stareted the grueling 2 hour ascent up the mountain.

          

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