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5 Matching questions

  1. connoisseur
  2. impassive
  3. disconsolate
  4. broach
  5. rejoinder
  1. a (n) an expert; one who is well qualified to pass critical judgements, especially in one of the fine arts
  2. b (n) a reply to a reply, especially from the defendant in a legal suit
  3. c (v) to bring up or begin to talk about (a subject); to announce, introduce; to break the surface of the water; to turn sideways to the wind and waves; to pierce (a keg or cask) in order to draw off liquid; (n) a spit for roasting; a tool for tapping casks
  4. d (adj) deeply unhappy or dejected; without hope, beyond consolation
  5. e (adj) showing no fear or emotion; inanimate; motionless

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (n) noisy revelry or merrymaking (often with a suggestion of heavy drinking)
  2. (v) to compare critically in order to note differences, similarities, etc.; to arrange in order for some specific purpose
  3. (adj) frightful, horrible, ghastly
  4. (v) to promote trouble or rebellion; to apply warm liquids to, warm
  5. (adj) abundantly productive; abundant, profuse

5 True/False questions

  1. buttress(adj) noisy in a coarse, offensive way; obvious or conspicuous, especially in an unfavorable sense

          

  2. abet(v) to affirm, declare confidently

          

  3. inauspicious(adj) showing no fear or emotion; inanimate; motionless

          

  4. encumber(adj) (capital H) relating to Hercules; (lowercase h) characterized by great strength; very hard to do in the sense of requiring unusual strength

          

  5. blatant(v) to bring up or begin to talk about (a subject); to announce, introduce; to break the surface of the water; to turn sideways to the wind and waves; to pierce (a keg or cask) in order to draw off liquid; (n) a spit for roasting; a tool for tapping casks