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5 Matching questions

  1. hackneyed
  2. hiatus
  3. coalition
  4. decadence
  5. unctuous
  1. a a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
  2. b used so often as to lack freshness or originality
  3. c excessively smooth or smug; trying too hard to give an impression of earnestness, sincerity, or piety, fatty, oily; pliable
  4. d decline, decay or deterioration; a condition or period of decline or decay; excessive self-indulgence
  5. e a gap, opening, break (in the sense of having an element missing)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a special right or privelege; a special right or privilege; a speacial quality showing excellence
  2. to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or descision by earnest reasoning
  3. peevish, annoyed by trifles, easily irritated and upset
  4. causing shock, horro, or revulsion; sensational; pale or sallow in color; terrible or passionate in intensity or lack of restraint
  5. worthy, deserving recognition and praise

5 True/False questions

  1. intercedea hint, indirect suggestion, or reference (often in a degogatory sense)


  2. jadedwearied, worn-out, dulled (in the sense of being satiated by excessive indulgence)


  3. provincialpertaining to an outlying area; local; narrow in mind or outlook, countrified in the sense of being limited and backward; of a simple, plain design that originated in the countryside; a person with a narrow point of view; a person from an outlying area; a soldier from a province or colony


  4. simulateto make a pretense of, imitate; to show the out signs of


  5. assuageto make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench