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5 Matching questions

  1. concurrent
  2. comport
  3. concave
  4. compensatory
  5. conducive
  1. a making up for; repaying
    Can a compensatory education program make up for the inadequate schooling he received in earlier years?
  2. b hollow
    The back-packers found partial shelter from the storm by huddling against the concave wall of the cliff.
  3. c happening at the same time
    In America, the colonists were resisting the demands of the mother contry; at the concurrent moment in
    France, the middle class was sowing the seeds of rebellion.
  4. d bear one's self; behave
    He comported himself with great dignity.
  5. e helpful; contributive
    Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. complete; consummate; make perfect
    The waiter recommended a glass of port to complement the cheese.
  2. reckon; calculate
    He failed to compute the interest, so his bank balance was not accurate.
  3. adequate; deservedly severe
    The public approved the condign punishment for the crime.
  4. combine; constitute; pay interest; increase
    The makers of the popular cold remedy compounded a nasal decongestant with an antihistamine.
  5. an act of yielding
    Before they could reach an agreement, both sides had to make certain concessions.

5 True/False questions

  1. conceptionwhimsical idea; extravagant metaphor
    He was an entertaining companion, always expressing himself in amusing conceits and witty turns of
    phrase.

          

  2. compunctionlisting of statistical information in tabular or book form
    The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.

          

  3. conciseadmit; hield
    Despite all the evidence Monica had assembled, Mark refused to concede that she was right.

          

  4. condimentsoverlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
    Unlike Widow Douglass, who condoned Huck's minor offenses, Miss Watson did nothing but scold.

          

  5. condoneoverlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
    Unlike Widow Douglass, who condoned Huck's minor offenses, Miss Watson did nothing but scold.

          

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