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5 Matching questions

  1. obtuse
  2. charlatan
  3. forgo
  4. askance
  5. penitent
  1. a (adj) blunt, not coming to a point; slow/dull in understanding; measuring between 90 and 180 degrees, not causing a sharp impression (wrong)
  2. b (adj) regretful for one's sins or mistakes: (n) one who is sorry for wrongdoing (penance...)
  3. c (adv) w/ suspicion, mistrust or disapproval (an asking look)
  4. d (v) to do without, abstain from, give up
  5. e (n) one who feigns knowledge/ability; a pretender, impostor or quack (fake)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (n) a weak point, failing, minor flaw (flawed and soft)
  2. (v) to snub; to repel, drive away; (n) a curt rejection; a check, setback
  3. (adj) occurring at irregular intervals, having no set plan/order
  4. (adj) having the nature of a command that leaves no opportunity for debate, denial, or refusal: offensivel7y self-assured, dictatorial; determined, resolute (per- perform: must happen)
  5. (v) to engage in reconnaissance; to make a preliminary inspection (one who engages in a secret spy mission)

5 True/False questions

  1. shambles(n) a weak point, failing, minor flaw (flawed and soft)


  2. inure(v) to toughen, harden; to render used to something by long subjection or exposure (no injury)


  3. luminous(adj) emitting or reflecting light, glowing; illuminating


  4. attenuate(v) to make thin/slender, to weaken/lessen in force, intensity or value (atten- / make shorter)


  5. oscillate(v) to swing back and forth with a steady rhythm; to fluctuate or waver