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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Cacophony
  2. Belie
  3. Apostate
  4. Caret
  5. Confound
  1. a to give a false impresion of, to misrepresent
  2. b to cause to be confused; to frustrate
  3. c harsh, jarring, discordant sound; dissonance
  4. d an insertion mark (^) used by editors and proofreaders
  5. e one who abandons long-held religious or political convictions; a betrayer of a cause

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. loud, noisy, rough, lacking restraint
  2. having sour or bitter taste or character (acerbo, austero, duro, severo)
  3. to coax with flattery, toady or fawn
  4. to adorn, especially in a cheap, showy manner; festoon, caparison
  5. a rude or insensitive person; lout, yokel

5 True/False questions

  1. Astringenthaving a tightening effect on living tissue; harsh, severe


  2. Alloyto commingle, to debase by mixing with something inferior (aleacion)


  3. Cholerictending toward anger


  4. Brookto tolerate, endure, countenance


  5. Bentcause of injury; source of harm; source of persistent frustration