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5 Matching questions

  1. hyperborean
  2. humus
  3. dispirited
  4. mountebank
  5. aspiration
  1. a 1. Far north; Arctic.
    2. Very cold; frigid.
  2. b 1. Strong desire for achievement; ambition toward a long-range goal.
    2. Expulsion of breath in speaking.
  3. c Rich, dark organic material formed by decay of vegetable matter, essential to soil's fertility.
  4. d A swindler; a charlatan; a trickster.
  5. e Dejected; discouraged; gloomy

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 1. The regions of space beyond the earth's atmosphere; the heavens.
    2. A highly flammable liquid anesthetic.
  2. A flatterer seeking favors or gain; a servile self-seeker.
  3. Cowardly; fearful.
  4. A phantom; an apparition; something unreal, as in a dream or a vision.
  5. The point in its orbit when a planet or a satellite (usually the moon) is nearest the earth.

5 True/False questions

  1. vent1. An outlet; an opening for passage of liquids, fumes, or sometimes air.
    2. To utter; to express, especially in relieving strong feelings.


  2. hyperbole1. Far north; Arctic.
    2. Very cold; frigid.


  3. equanimity1. A powerful feeling of hostility or antagonism; hatred.
    2. An animating spirit.


  4. apogee1. The point in its orbit when a planet or satellite (usually the moon) is farthest from the earth
    2. The highest point; culmination; apex


  5. terrestrial1. Pertaining to the earth and its inhabitants.
    2. Referring to land as distinct from water or air.