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  1. punctilio (n)
  2. mystique (n)
  3. non sequitur (n)
  4. euphoria (n)
  5. quixotic (adj)
  1. a romantically idealistic; visionary without regard to practical considerations; fanciful, impractical, utopian; ant: realistic, pragmatic
  2. b an aura or attitude of mystery surrounding someone or something; charisma
  3. c feeling of great happiness or well-being; elation, bliss, rapture, ecstasy; ant: melancholy, depression
  4. d interference or conclusion that doesn't follow logically from preceding facts; illogical reference, unsound conclusion
  5. e minute detail of conduct or procedure; an instant of time; fine point, nicety

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a dead end; no escape, a problem to which there is no solution; deadlock, standoff, stalemate
  2. a branching or forking in an ancestral line; schism, division, bifurcation; ant: uniformity, oneness
  3. a prolonged feud characterized by retaliatory acts of revenge; any act motivated by vengeance; blood feud, rivalry
  4. full of danger or risk, perilous; hazardous, risky, dangerous; ant: safe, secure
  5. soft, soggy mud or slush; a difficult or entrapping situation; fen, marsh, morass; ant: bedrock, terra firma

5 True/False questions

  1. raconteur (n)a person who tells stories and anecdotes with great skill; storyteller, anecdotist

          

  2. sine qua non (n)an essential element or condition; necessity, requisite, desideratum

          

  3. lugubrious (adj)full of danger or risk, perilous; hazardous, risky, dangerous; ant: safe, secure

          

  4. bravado (n)one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause; renegade, defector, turncoat; ant: loyalist

          

  5. metamorphosis (n)feeling of great happiness or well-being; elation, bliss, rapture, ecstasy; ant: melancholy, depression