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5 Matching questions

  1. Vapid
  2. comiserate
  3. Deference
  4. enunciate
  5. Troupe
  1. a Courteous going along with the opinions or wishes of another. In ___ to your wishes, I will not see him again.
  2. b to pronounce clearly. Please ___ your response so that everyone can understand you.
  3. c A company or group-- Usually theatrical performers. A Shakespeare ___ is coming to town to perform Macbeth.
  4. d to express sympathy. I ___ with the family abou their loss.
  5. e Dull, iname, insipid. The ___ discussion between the two girls was boring and uninteresting.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. sarcastically biting, acrid. Critics are known for their ___ remarks about movies that they do not like.
  2. A short, ficticious story that has a moral. Jesus often imparted knowledge to his disciples through ___.
  3. A recent convert, beginner, novice. Being a ___ to surfing, he is having trouble catching a wave.
  4. Size or dimensions (usually the measure around a body). To be a sumo wrestler, one must have a large ___.
  5. Incapable of being expressed in speech or words. Her delight in beeing selected as a cheerleader was ___.

5 True/False questions

  1. Obtuseto degrade, to humiliate. the bitter woman deliberately set out to ___ her husband in public.


  2. abdicateto renounce, to give up power. In order to marry the commoner, the king had to ___ his thr


  3. decorumSpeaking in a monotonous tone; a continuous low humming sound. I could hardly endure the constant ___ of the speaer's voice.


  4. RantTo rave,to speak in a loud and attacking manner. He ___ constantly about how everyone is out to get him.


  5. UnequivocalLacking clarity of feature or sharpness of outline. She had a ___ recollection of the meeting with the man, unable to provide any specific facts about it.