4 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- demeaning, disparaging, belittling, intentionally offensive; The girl's boyfriend was so deceitful that he appeared to be flattering her while actually making ______ remarks.
- indescribable, unutterable, unspeakable, beyond words; The beauty of the fiery orange ball of sun, slowly sinking into Lake Michigan, was absolutely ______.
- shy, timid, reserved, unsure; In their case, it was definitely true that opposites attract, because Bill was confident and outgoing, while Mary was very ______ .
3 True/False questions
deprecate → to ridicule, to laugh at contemptuously; It was common lunchroom behavior to ______ the boss for being grandiloquent.
preempts → to take the place of; displace, to have predominance over; It's very annoying when Obama ______ great documentaries like "Will Rats Become Extinct" with another one of his senseless speeches.
duplicity → deliberate deceptiveness, twofold or double, fraudulent, deceitful; Because of the young man's honesty, he was chosen for the promotion over his colleague, who had often bragged to others about his ______.