Level F Unit 1 Completing the Sentence

20 terms by kmr2

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Meritorious

I certainly appreciate your praise, ut i must say that i can see nothing so remakably ..... in having done what any decent person would do.

Expostulate

Since I don't like people who play favorites in the office, I have frequently.... against such behavior

Simulating

Various insects have a marvelous capacity to protect themelves by...the appearance of twigs and other objects in their environment

Elicit

In the question-and-answer session, we tried to.... from the candidates some definite indication of how they proposed to reduce the national debt.

Prerogative

I feel that, as an old friend, I have the... of criticizing your actions without arouding resentment

Coalition

The only way to defeat the party in power is for all the reform groups to form an...and back a single slate of candidates

Assuage

Although we tried to express our sympathy, we knew that mere words could do nothing to ... her grief

Jaded

Their tastes have been so...by luxurious living that they seem incapable of enjooying the simple pleasures of life.

Petulant

Of course you ave a right to ask the waiter for a glass of water, but is there any need to use the ... tone of a spoiled child?

Approbation

His confidence grew as he received clear signs of the... of his superiors.

hiatus

during the brief...in the music, someone's ringing cell phone split the air.

umbrage

i take no ...at your personal remarks, but I feel you would have been better advised not to make the.

Lurid

the midnight fire in our apartment buildig cast a ... unearthly light on the faces of the firefighters struggling to put it out.

Transcends

the issure of good faith that your conduct raises far....the specific question of wheter or not you are responisble for the problem.

intercede

If you cannot meet the college's entrance requirements, it will be futile to have someone...on your behalf.

hackneyed

If you take pride in expressing yourself with force and originality, you should not use so many...phrases

provincial

in an age when the united states has truly global responsibiities, we cannot afford to have leaders with .... points of view

innuendo

the manager expressed her unfavorable opinion of the job applicant by...rather han by direct statement

decadence

weakened militarily, and with a large part of the population living on free "bread and circuses," the once mighty Roman Empire now entered a period of....

Unctuous

forever humbling himself and flattering others, Dicken's Uriah Heep is famously....

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set