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5 Matching questions

  1. undulate
  2. halcyon
  3. incendiary
  4. talisman
  5. suppliant
  1. a an object that serves as a charm or is believed to confer magical powers, an amulet, fetish
  2. b idyllically calm and peaceful
  3. c deliberately setting or causing fires; designed to start fires; tending to stir up strife or rebellion; one who deliberately sets fires, arsonist; one who causes strife
  4. d asking humbly and earnestly; one who makes a request humbly and earnestly, a petitioner, suitor
  5. e to move in waves or with a wavelike motion; to have a wavelike appearance or form

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. without delay or formality; briefly, concisely
  2. open, not hidden, expressed or revealed in a way that is easily recognized
  3. (n.) swiftness, rapidity of motion or action
  4. whirlpool of great size and violence; situation resembling a whirlpool in violence and destruction
  5. the state of being proper; standards of what is proper or socially acceptable

5 True/False questions

  1. pejorativetending to make worse; expressing disapproval or disparagement, derogatory, deprecatory, belittling

          

  2. sacrilege(n.) improper or disrespectful treatment of something held sacred

          

  3. histrionicpertaining to actors and their techniques; theatrical, artificial; melodramatic

          

  4. accosta chess move early in the game in which the player sacrifices minor pieces in order to obtain an advantageous position

          

  5. animadversiona comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval

          

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