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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. irony
  2. destitution
  3. staple
  4. obscure
  5. immaculate
  1. a a use of words in which the intended meaning is very different from the literal sense; an incongruity between what might be expected and what actually occurs, esp. one that suggests a lesson about human folly
  2. b lacking light; dim; dark
  3. c perfectly clean
  4. d a basic or principal item, esp. food; adj. principal
  5. e the lack of any means of subsistence

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a man who rules a family clan; a very respected old man
  2. general, widespread, oft. of disease
  3. characterized by intense activity
  4. to expose to view by digging out
  5. a strong, often militant, supporter

5 True/False questions

  1. utopiaan ideally perfect place


  2. articulateable to express oneself clearly and effectively


  3. ramshackleabout to fall apart or fall down


  4. umbrageoffense; resentment


  5. calamityan example; a model