5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a harmony
Watching Tweediedum and Tweedledee battle, Alice wondered why the two brothers could not manage to
life in concord.
- b reckon; calculate
He failed to compute the interest, so his bank balance was not accurate.
- c conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield
The design for the new school had to be in compliance with the local building code.
- d tightly packed; firm; brief
His short, compact body was better suited to wrestling than to basketball.
- e feel or express pity or sympathy for
Her friends commiserated with the widow.
5 Multiple choice questions
- listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.
- to draft for military purposes; to take for public use
The policeman commandeered the first car that approached and ordered the driver to go to the nearest
- private meeting
He was present at all their conclaves as an unofficial observer.
- beginning; forming of a idea
At the first conception of the work, he was consulted.
- prepare by combining; make up in concert
How did the inventive chef ever concoct such strange dish?
5 True/False questions
comatose → mental calmness
Even the latest work crisis failed to shake her composure.
compact → bear one's self; behave
He comported himself with great dignity.
concomitant → trying to please; obliging
The courtier obeyed the king's orders in a complaisant manner.
compromise → adjust; endanger the interests or reputation of
Your presence at the scene of the dispute compromises our claim to neutrality in this matter.
colossal → held in common; of a group of people
When they were divorced, they had trouble dividing their communal property.