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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. contrivance
  2. pestiferous
  3. lurid
  4. melee
  5. derisive
  1. a (n) a hand-to-hand fight among several people
  2. b (a) lots of pests (e.g. rats, bugs)
  3. c (a) demeaning, meant to insult
  4. d (n) something made up from pieces of other things
  5. e (a) graphic, attracting attention

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (a) mournful, dark, dramatic, brooding, dismal
  2. (n.) exclamation used to compel certain behavior
  3. (n) feeling of sadness or pity in observer
  4. (a) recklessly bold, rash
  5. (n) a hood or long hooded cloak esp. of a monk

5 True/False questions

  1. ethereal(a) beyond the earth, celestial, heavenly, spiritual


  2. charnel(n) building where bodies are deposited, mausoleum


  3. somniferous(a) inspiring sleep


  4. tableau(n) a hand-to-hand fight among several people


  5. impetus(a) creating feeling of pity