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5 Matching questions

  1. assuage
  2. elicit
  3. expostulate
  4. lurid
  5. hiatus
  1. a a gap, opening, break (in the sense of having an element missing)
  2. b causing shock, horro, or revulsion; sensational; pale or sallow in color; terrible or passionate in intensity or lack of restraint
  3. c to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or descision by earnest reasoning
  4. d to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench
  5. e to draw forth, bring out from some source (such as another person)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; official approval
  2. pertaining 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
  3. a special right or privelege; a special right or privilege; a speacial quality showing excellence
  4. a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
  5. excessively smooth or smug; trying too hard to give an impression of earnestness, sincerity, or piety, fatty, oily; pliable

5 True/False questions

  1. hackneyedused so often as to lack freshness or originality

          

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

          

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

          

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

          

  5. meritoriousworthy, deserving recognition and praise