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5 Matching questions

  1. threadbare
  2. supple
  3. lynx
  4. surplus
  5. mongrel
  1. a bending readily without breaking or becoming deformed; pliant; flexible
  2. b a dog of mixed or indeterminate breed
  3. c having the nap worn off so as to lay bare the threads of the warp and woof, as a fabric, garment, etc.
  4. d something that remains above what is used or needed
  5. e a feline mammal of Europe and North America, with grey-brown mottled fur, tufted ears, and a short tail

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. tightly drawn; tense; not slack.
  2. a fabric, as of silk, cotton, or wool, whose pile is more than 1 / 8 inch (0.3 cm) high
  3. not steady or firm; unstable; shaky
  4. a broad-mouthed container, usually cylindrical and of glass or earthenware
  5. the visual and especially tactile quality of a surface

5 True/False questions

  1. blaze1. a nonhuman creature; beast.
    2. a brutal, insensitive, or crude person.
    3. the animal qualities, desires, etc., of humankind:

          

  2. blurtto utter suddenly or inadvertently; divulge impulsively or unadvisedly (usually followed by out ):

          

  3. bruteto utter suddenly or inadvertently; divulge impulsively or unadvisedly (usually followed by out ):

          

  4. tendersoft or delicate in substance; not hard or tough

          

  5. falterto burn unsteadily; shine with a wavering light