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Units 9,10,11,12 Vocabulary Test

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  1. ethereal
  2. mountebank
  3. pontificate
  4. inundate
  5. epiphany
  1. a a swindler; a charlatan; a trickster
  2. b -a revelatory manifestation of a divine being
    -a revelation; a flash of understanding of the true nature of something
  3. c -spiritlike in lightness and delicacy
    -heavenly; celestial
  4. d -to speak with pompous authority
    -the office of a pontiff; papacy
  5. e -to submerge or overflow with water; to flood
    -to overwhelm

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. rich, dark organic material formed by decay of vegetable matter, essential to soil's fertility
  2. -an outlet; an opening for passage of liquids, fumes, or sometimes air
    -to utter; to express, especially in relieving strong feelings
  3. -a stream or overflow from a larger body of water, or from a channel or sewer
    -flowing out
  4. the long central part of a church extending from the entrance to the altar with aisles along the sides
  5. of chief importance; primary; foremost

5 True/False Questions

  1. pyrea pile of wood, etc., for burning a corpse as part of a funeral rite; any pile of combustible materials

          

  2. diaphanousa phantom; an apparition; something unreal, as in a dream or a vision

          

  3. geocentric-referring to the center of the earth in measurement or observation
    -considering the earth as the center of a planetary system

          

  4. aspiration-pertaining to a Christian minister or the duties accompanying the office
    -referring to life in open country or to fields for farming and grazing
    -pertaining to an idealized rural life

          

  5. terrestrial-spiritlike in lightness and delicacy
    -heavenly; celestial

          

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