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5 Matching questions

  1. spasmodic
  2. opinionated
  3. salvage
  4. admonish
  5. breach
  1. a (adj.) sudden and violent but brief; fitful; intermittent
  2. b (n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; (v.) to create an opening, break through
  3. c (v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to remind of a duty
  4. d (adj.) stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own ideas, having a closed mind
  5. e (v.) to save from fire or shipwreck; (n.) property thus saved

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (v.) to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
  2. (adj.) clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
  3. (adj.) lasting for a long time, persistent; (n.) a plant that lives for many years
  4. (n.) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
  5. (adj.) uncontrolled, lacking in restraint

5 True/False questions

  1. commandeer(v.) to seize for military or official use


  2. debris(n.) scattered fragments, wreckage


  3. spurious(adj.) not genuine, not true, not valid


  4. muddle(v.) to make a mess of; muddle through: to get by; (n.) a hopeless mess


  5. dilemma(v.) to spread or scatter freely or widely; (adj.) wordy, long-winded, or unfocused; scattered or widely spread