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5 Matching questions

  1. misnomer
  2. lamentable
  3. disheveled
  4. askew
  5. retribution
  1. a (adj) rumpled, mussed; hanging in disorder

    untidy, disarranged, tousled, unkempt
  2. b (adj, adv) twisted to one side, crooked; dissaprovingly

    syn: awry, lopsided, cockeyed
    ant: straight, symmetrical
  3. c (adj) to be regretted or pitied

    deplorable, regrettable, distressing
  4. d (n) an suitable or misleading name

    misnaming, malapropism
  5. e (n) a repayment; a deserved punishment

    recompense, requital, just desserts

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (adj) quarrelsome, inclined to argure

    syn: argumentative, disputatious, combative
  2. (adj) given to much talking, tediously chatty

    talkitive, loquacious, long-winded
  3. (adj) incapable of being overcome

    invincible, insurmountable
  4. (v) to accept without protest; to agree or submit

    syn: comply with, accede, consent, yield
    ant: resist, protest
  5. (adj) winding, having many curves; lithe and flexible

    twisting, convoluted, serpentine, supple

5 True/False questions

  1. vanguard(n) the foremost part of an army; the leading position in any field

    forefront, cutting edge, trailblazers


  2. respite(n) a period of relief or rest

    interval, intermission, lull, breather


  3. exponent(n) one who advocates, speaks for, explains, or interprets

    dfender, champion, interpreter


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

    assert, declare, proclaim, purport


  5. crestfallen(adj) discouraged, dejected, downcast

    despodent, disconsolate