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5 Matching questions

  1. broach
  2. disconsolate
  3. grisly
  4. abet
  5. buttress
  1. a (v) to support, prop up, strengthen; (n) a supporting structure
  2. b (v) to encourage, assist, aid, support (especially in something wrong or unworthy
  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) frightful, horrible, ghastly

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (v) to weigh down or burden (with difficulties, cares, debt, etc.); to fill up, block up, hinder
  2. (adj) abundantly productive; abundant, profuse
  3. (n) a reply to a reply, especially from the defendant in a legal suit
  4. (adj) suitable or convenient for a particular purpose; occurring at an appropriate time
  5. (v) to affirm, declare confidently

5 True/False questions

  1. impassive(adj) suitable or convenient for a particular purpose; occurring at an appropriate time

          

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

          

  3. nonplussed(n) an expert; one who is well qualified to pass critical judgements, especially in one of the fine arts

          

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

          

  5. foment(v) to promote trouble or rebellion; to apply warm liquids to, warm