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5 Matching questions

  1. contraband
  2. vitriolic
  3. seditious
  4. affable
  5. gossamer
  1. a courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
  2. b illegal traffic, smuggled goods; illegal, prohibited
  3. c bitter, sarcastic; highly caustic or biting (like a strong acid)
  4. d thin, light, delicate, insubstantial; a very thin, light cloth
  5. e resistant to lawful authority; having the purpose of overthrowing an established government

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive air or personal quality
  2. to make amends, make up for; to avert
  3. able to return to an original shape or form; able to recover quickly
  4. scholarly, learned, bookish, pedantic
  5. to make easy, cause to progress faster

5 True/False questions

  1. nominalexisting in name only, not real; too small to be considered or taken seriously


  2. inferto find out by reasoning; to arrive at a conclusion on the basis of thought; to hint, suggest, imply


  3. fermentscholarly, learned, bookish, pedantic


  4. ascribescholarly, learned, bookish, pedantic


  5. propensitya natural inclination or predilection toward