5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a adj: obscure, known only by a few.
adj: requiring secret knowledge to be understood; mysterious;
- b adj: 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
- c noun: someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue
- d noun: a strong feeling of dislike, opposition, repugnance, or antipathy (usually followed by to ): a strong aversion to snakes and spiders.
vb (avert): the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) away, to avoid.
- e verb: formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure.
Ex. "He retracted his earlier statements about his religion"; "She abjured her beliefs"
5 Multiple choice questions
- vb: provide a service or favor for someone, Ex. "We had to oblige him"
vb: (without an object) to become adjusted or adapted.
vb: to become reconciled; agree.
- noun: A work-based learning experience, usually short-term, in which an individual works alongside a highly skilled worker or craftsperson to learn specialized work skills
- noun: overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors
- adj: sparing in consumption of especially food and drink, Ex: Ex. "the pleasures of the table, never of much consequence to one naturally abstemious"
adj: sparing or moderate in eating and drinking; temperate in diet.
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Acoustic → adj. Pertaining to the act or sense of hearing.
Attain → verb: 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"
Antagonism → noun: a state of deep-seated ill-will
noun: (biochemistry) interference in or inhibition of the physiological action of a chemical substance by another having a similar structure
noun: the relation between opposing principles or forces or factors, Ex. "the inherent antagonism of capitalism and socialism"
Alleviate → vb: to expose to the action or effect of air or to cause air to circulate through. Ex: to aerate milk in order to remove odors.
discomfit → verb: frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb