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5 Matching questions

  1. gossamer
  2. propensity
  3. sleazy
  4. commiserate
  5. ascribe
  1. a thin, light, delicate, insubstantial; a very thin, light cloth
  2. b a natural inclination or predilection toward
  3. c to sympathize with, have pity or sorrow for, share a feeling of distress
  4. d to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
  5. e thin or flimsy in texture; cheap; shoddy or inferior in quality or character; ethically low, mean or disreputable

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structures of one group or society by contact with those of another; the resultant blend
  2. able to return to an original shape or form; able to recover quickly
  3. to have an intense dislike or hatred for
  4. to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or intensify; to make appear greater
  5. to direct or order; to prescribe a course of action in an authoritative way; to prohibit

5 True/False questions

  1. remonstrateto argue or plead with someone against something, protest against, object to


  2. aurathat which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive air or personal quality


  3. scurrilouscoarsely abusive, vulgar or low (especially in language), foul-mouthed


  4. sangfroidcomposure or coolness, especially in trying circumstances


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