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5 Matching questions

  1. concerted
  2. communal
  3. conclave
  4. comely
  5. compensatory
  1. a attractive; agreeable
    I would rather have a poor and comely wife than a rich and homely one.
  2. b private meeting
    He was present at all their conclaves as an unofficial observer.
  3. c held in common; of a group of people
    When they were divorced, they had trouble dividing their communal property.
  4. d making up for; repaying
    Can a compensatory education program make up for the inadequate schooling he received in earlier years?
  5. e mutually agreed on; done together
    The girl scouts in the troop made a concerted effort to raise funds for their annual outing, and emitted a
    concerted sigh when their leader announced that they had reached their goal.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. beginning; forming of a idea
    At the first conception of the work, he was consulted.
  2. brief, comprehensive summary
    This text can serve as a compendium of the tremendous amount of new material being developed in this
    field.
  3. close; squeeze; contract
    She compressed the package under her arm.
  4. whimsical idea; extravagant metaphor
    He was an entertaining companion, always expressing himself in amusing conceits and witty turns of
    phrase.
  5. in a coma; extremely sleepy
    The long-winded orator soon had his audience in a comatose state.

5 True/False questions

  1. comeuppancerebuke; deserts
    After his earlier rudeness, we were delighted to see him get his comeuppance.

          

  2. complacentself-satisfied
    There was a complacent look on his face as he examined his paintings.

          

  3. comestibleharmonious; in harmony with
    They were compatible neighbors, never quarreling over unimportant matters.

          

  4. concentricmutually agreed on; done together
    The girl scouts in the troop made a concerted effort to raise funds for their annual outing, and emitted a
    concerted sigh when their leader announced that they had reached their goal.

          

  5. concuragree Did you concur with the decision of the court or did you find it unfair?