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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. myopia
  2. idiom
  3. duplicity
  4. solecism
  5. substantiate
  1. a a nonstandard or improper use of language; a mistake in manners or behavior
  2. b to support with evidence
  3. c lack of planning for the future; shortsightedness; nearsightness; a condition in which distant objects apear blurred
  4. d an expression with a secial meaning that cannot be understood from the meanings of the individual words; a nonliteral expression
  5. e deliberate deception in behavior or speech

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a piece of music intended to introduce a longer work; an act or offer showing readiness to form a relationship or negotiate
  2. to take advantage of people by tricking or fooling them; someone tricked and taken advantage of
  3. open and observable; not hidden or secret
  4. the most direct or specific meaning of a word
  5. to prevent from taking place; frustrate; block

5 True/False questions

  1. eradicationa feeling that something will happen in the future; an advance warning

          

  2. commenceto begin

          

  3. commendto cook gentley in a liquid just at or below the boiling point; to be filled with pent-up emotion

          

  4. anathemautensils used for eating; cutting instruments and tools

          

  5. premonitionideas or meanings suggested by a word; associations that go beyond a word's literal meaning

          

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