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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. umbrage
  2. hiatus
  3. innuendo
  4. lurid
  5. expostulate
  1. a a hint, indirect suggestion, or reference (often in a degogatory sense)
  2. b causing shock, horro, or revulsion; sensational; pale or sallow in color; terrible or passionate in intensity or lack of restraint
  3. c a gap, opening, break (in the sense of having an element missing)
  4. d shade cast by trees; foliage giving shade; an overshadowing influence or power; offence, resentment; a vague suspicion
  5. e to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or descision by earnest reasoning

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. to rise above or beyond, exceed
  2. a special right or privelege; a special right or privilege; a speacial quality showing excellence
  3. to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench
  4. wearied, worn-out, dulled (in the sense of being satiated by excessive indulgence)
  5. a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose

5 True/False questions

  1. approbationthe expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; official approval

          

  2. intercedeto plead on behalf of someone else; to serve as a third party or go-between in a disagreement

          

  3. petulantpeevish, annoyed by trifles, easily irritated and upset

          

  4. elicitcausing shock, horro, or revulsion; sensational; pale or sallow in color; terrible or passionate in intensity or lack of restraint

          

  5. 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