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5 Matching questions

  1. respite
  2. acquiesce
  3. vanguard
  4. exponent
  5. wastrel
  1. a (n) one who advocates, speaks for, explains, or interprets

    dfender, champion, interpreter
  2. b (n) a wasteful person, spendthrft; a good-for-nothing

    loafer, idler, squanderer, profligate
  3. c (v) to accept without protest; to agree or submit

    syn: comply with, accede, consent, yield
    ant: resist, protest
  4. d (n) the foremost part of an army; the leading position in any field

    forefront, cutting edge, trailblazers
  5. e (n) a period of relief or rest

    interval, intermission, lull, breather

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (v) to desire something belonging to another

    crave, yearn for, hunger for
  2. (adj) cheerful, lighthearted; casual, unconcerned

    syn: carefree, nonchalant, indifferent
    ant: glum, morose, despondent, depressed
  3. (adj) incapable of being overcome

    invincible, insurmountable
  4. (n) an suitable or misleading name

    misnaming, malapropism
  5. (adj) winding, having many curves; lithe and flexible

    twisting, convoluted, serpentine, supple

5 True/False questions

  1. lamentable(n) a wasteful person, spendthrft; a good-for-nothing

    loafer, idler, squanderer, profligate

          

  2. profess(v) to affirm openly; to state or belief in; to claim, pretend

    assert, declare, proclaim, purport

          

  3. allure(v) to entice, tempt; to be attractive to
    (n) a strong attraction; the power to attract, charm

    syn: (v) beguile, tantalize; (n) temptation, enticement
    ant: (v) repel, turn off; (n) repellent

          

  4. askew(v) to desire something belonging to another

    crave, yearn for, hunger for

          

  5. sonorous(adj) full, deep, or rich in sound; impressive in style

    resonant, resounding, grandiloquent