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5 Matching questions

  1. insouciant
  2. premise
  3. diaphanous
  4. obsequies
  5. explicit
  1. a [L. ex-out + plicare-to fold] (adj) fully and clearly expressed or demonstrated; having nothing merely implied; unequivocal; definite and unreserved in expression; having sexual acts or nudity clearly depicted
  2. b [L. ob-upon + sequi-to follow] (n) funeral rites or ceremonies
  3. c [L. pre-before + mittere-to send] (n) a basis, stated or assumed, on which reasoning proceeds; a proposition supporting a conclusion; a tract of land including its buildings (vt) to set forth beforehand, as by way of introduction or explanation
  4. d [L. dia-through + phanes-appearing] (adj) very sheer and light, almost completely transparent
  5. e [Fr. in-not + soucier-to care] (adj) carefree, happy-go-lucky, blithely indifferent or unconcerned

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. [L. re-again + pudere-to shame] (v) to reject as having authority or binding force; to cast off or disown
  2. [L. in + murus-a wall] (vt) to enclose or confine within walls; to imprison; to seclude or isolate
  3. [Gk. hegemon-leader] (n) predominant influence exercised by one nation over others; aggression or expansionism by large nations in an effort to achieve world domination
  4. [OF re-again + joindere-to join] (n) a comeback; an answer to a reply; a quick reply (especially a witty or critical one) to a question or remark
  5. [L. a face mask used by actors; hence, a character] (n) the outward character or role that a person assumes

5 True/False questions

  1. commensurate[L. com-with + mensurare-to measure] (adj) equal in size, extent, duration, or importance; proportionate; measurable by the same standards

          

  2. philippic[L. ex-out + plicare-to fold] (adj) fully and clearly expressed or demonstrated; having nothing merely implied; unequivocal; definite and unreserved in expression; having sexual acts or nudity clearly depicted

          

  3. panache[L. penna-feather] (n) a confident and stylish manner; a strikingly elaborate or colorful display

          

  4. inquiry[L. quaerere-to ask] (n) a seeking or request for truth, information, or knowledge; an investigation, as into an incident; charges; a question; query

          

  5. sacrosanct[L. sacer-sacred + santus-holy] (adj) very sacred, extremely holy; inviolable; set apart or immune from questioning or attack

          

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