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5 Matching questions

  1. dilatory
  2. penury
  3. egregious
  4. supposition
  5. astute
  1. a (n) something that is assumed or taken for granted without conclusive evidence
  2. b (adj) tending to delay or procrastinate, not prompt; intended to delay or postpone
  3. c (adj) conspicuous, standing out from the mass
  4. d (adj) shrewd, crafty, showing practical wisdom
  5. e (n) extreme poverty; barrenness, insufficiency

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (adj) cloudlike, resembling a cloud; cloudy in color, not transparent; vague, confused, indistinct
  2. (adj) deserving blame, worthy of condemnation
  3. (n) one who is just a beginner at some activity requiring skill and experience
  4. (v) to speak or act in a way that allows for more than one interpretation; to be deliberately vague or ambiguous
  5. (adj) inactive, sluggish, dull

5 True/False questions

  1. pretentious(adj) done for show, striving to make a big impression; claiming merit or position unjustifiably; making demands on one's skill or abilities, ambitious


  2. slovenly(adj) untidy, dirty, careless


  3. abate(adj) shrewd, crafty, showing practical wisdom


  4. evanescent(n) a greedy desire, particularly for wealth


  5. resuscitate(v) to review a series of facts; to sum up