5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a adjective: Counter to or against what intuition would lead one to expect or conclude.
- b noun: A long impassioned speech, especially one delivered before a gathering.
- c noun: The loss of sounds in the interior of a word.
- d adjective: Unworthy of serious attention.
- e adjective: Stubbornly prejudiced, narrow-minded, or inflexible.
5 Multiple choice questions
- verb: To deceive by guile; to delude.
- noun: A cause of abhorrence or disgust.
- noun: An oppressive, foreboding, unwholesome, punitive, or potentially dangerous or unhealthful influence or atmosphere.
- noun: The willful giving of false testimony under oath.
- noun: A gallant or chivalrous man.
adjective: Showing arrogant or offhand disregard.
5 True/False questions
Palter → verb: To talk or act insincerely or misleadingly; to equivocate.
Dolorous → adjective: Causing grief, pain, or anguish.
Contumacious → adjective: Obstinately or stubbornly disobedient. (obdurate, recalcitrant).
Bevy → noun: A poet, especially a lyric poet.
Exigency → noun: A pernicious, evil influence or agent.