5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a something fit to be eaten
The roast turkey and other comestibles, the wines, and the excellent service made this Thanksgiving dinner
- 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.
- c thorough; inclusive
This book provides a comprehensive review of verbal and math skills for the SAT.
- d feel or express pity or sympathy for
Her friends commiserated with the widow.
- e attractive; agreeable
I would rather have a poor and comely wife than a rich and homely one.
5 Multiple choice questions
- listing of statistical information in tabular or book form
The compilation of available scholarships serves a very valuable purpose.
- conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield
The design for the new school had to be in compliance with the local building code.
The back-packers found partial shelter from the storm by huddling against the concave wall of the cliff.
- equal in extent
Your reward will be commensurate with your effort.
- courtesy; civility
A spirit of comity should exist among nations.
5 True/False questions
compound → combine; constitute; pay interest; increase
The makers of the popular cold remedy compounded a nasal decongestant with an antihistamine.
compendium → brief, comprehensive summary
This text can serve as a compendium of the tremendous amount of new material being developed in this
concede → admit; hield
Despite all the evidence Monica had assembled, Mark refused to concede that she was right.
condescend → bestow courtesies with a superior air
The king condescended to grant an audience to the friends of the condemned man.
commandeer → element; ingredient
I wish all the components of my stereo system were working at the same time.