5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a reconciling; soothing
She was still angry despite his conciliatory words.
- b easily burned
After the recent outbreak of fires in private homes, the fire commissioner ordered that all combustible
materials be kept in safe containers.
- c helpful; contributive
Rest and proper diet are conducive to good health.
- d courtesy; civility
A spirit of comity should exist among nations.
- e in a coma; extremely sleepy
The long-winded orator soon had his audience in a comatose state.
5 Multiple choice questions
- that which accompanies
Culture is not always a concomitant of wealth.
- agree Did you concur with the decision of the court or did you find it unfair?
- mental calmness
Even the latest work crisis failed to shake her composure.
- admit; hield
Despite all the evidence Monica had assembled, Mark refused to concede that she was right.
- remembering; honoring
The new commemorative stamp honors the late Martin Luther King, Jr.
5 True/False questions
comestible → something fit to be eaten
The roast turkey and other comestibles, the wines, and the excellent service made this Thanksgiving dinner
component → element; ingredient
I wish all the components of my stereo system were working at the same time.
concord → prepare by combining; make up in concert
How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?
comeuppance → conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield
The design for the new school had to be in compliance with the local building code.
concerted → whimsical idea; extravagant metaphor
He was an entertaining companion, always expressing himself in amusing conceits and witty turns of