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5 Matching questions

  1. comestible
  2. commiserate
  3. comely
  4. comprehensive
  5. comprise
  1. a something fit to be eaten
    The roast turkey and other comestibles, the wines, and the excellent service made this Thanksgiving dinner
    particularly memorable.
  2. b include; consist of
    If the District of Columbia were to be granted a statehood, the United States of America would comprise
    fifty-onestates, not just fifty.
  3. c thorough; inclusive
    This book provides a comprehensive review of verbal and math skills for the SAT.
  4. d feel or express pity or sympathy for
    Her friends commiserated with the widow.
  5. e attractive; agreeable
    I would rather have a poor and comely wife than a rich and homely one.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
    The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.
  2. conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield
    The design for the new school had to be in compliance with the local building code.
  3. hollow
    The back-packers found partial shelter from the storm by huddling against the concave wall of the cliff.
  4. equal in extent
    Your reward will be commensurate with your effort.
  5. courtesy; civility
    A spirit of comity should exist among nations.

5 True/False questions

  1. compoundcombine; constitute; pay interest; increase
    The makers of the popular cold remedy compounded a nasal decongestant with an antihistamine.


  2. compendiumbrief, comprehensive summary
    This text can serve as a compendium of the tremendous amount of new material being developed in this


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


  4. condescendbestow courtesies with a superior air
    The king condescended to grant an audience to the friends of the condemned man.


  5. commandeerelement; ingredient
    I wish all the components of my stereo system were working at the same time.