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5 Matching questions

  1. Ascribe
  2. Accolade
  3. Avant-Garde
  4. Ample
  5. Abstruse
  1. a adj: affording an abundant supply, Ex. "had ample food for the party"; "copious provisions"; "food is plentiful"; "a plenteous grape harvest"; "a rich supply"
  2. b adj: difficult to penetrate. Ex. incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge; "the professor's lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them"; "a deep metaphysical theory"; "some recondite problem in historiography"

    adj: difficult to understand. obscure.
  3. c verb: attribute or credit to. Ex. "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"; "People impute great cleverness to cats"
    verb: to attribute as a quality; consider as belonging to, to ascribe beauty to youth.
  4. d noun: tribute, honor, award of merit; strong praise and approval
  5. e 1. (adj) Ahead of the times, especially in the arts 2. (noun) A group that is ahead of the times.
    3. noun: the advance group in any field, especially in the visual, literary, or musical arts, whose works are characterized chiefly by unorthodox and experimental methods.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. adj. Pertaining to the act or sense of hearing.
  2. vb: accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority, recognize authority. Ex. "The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne"; "We do not recognize your gods"
    vb: accept as legally binding and valid, Ex. "acknowledge the deed"
    vb: to accept awareness of...
  3. adj: constituting a separate entity or part
  4. n: the most powerful members of a society
    n: a privileged class of people usually of high birth; the nobility
  5. verb: to free, to pronounce not guilty of criminal charges. Ex. "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"
    vb: to settle or satisfy
    vb: to bear or conduct (oneself), to behave. Ex. He acquitted himself well in battle.

5 True/False questions

  1. adjure(v.) to have ambitious hopes or plans, strive toward a higher goal, desire earnestly; to ascend


  2. Antagonismverb: reach a destination, either real or abstract. Ex. "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"


  3. Abstainvb: choose no to consume. Ex. "I abstain from alcohol"
    vb: to refrain from casting one's vote: a referendum in which two delegates abstained.


  4. Alleviateadj: of or relating to or taking account of appeals (usually legal appeals), Ex. "appellate court"
    adj: having jurisdiction to review cases on appeal and to reverse decisions of inferior courts


  5. Acquiesceverb: to accept/agree without protest


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