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5 Matching questions

  1. Abrogate
  2. Apprenticeship
  3. Acidity
  4. Avant-Garde
  5. discomfit
  1. a noun; the property of being sour or sharp
  2. b 1. (adj) Ahead of the times, especially in the arts 2. (noun) A group that is ahead of the times.
    3. noun: the advance group in any field, especially in the visual, literary, or musical arts, whose works are characterized chiefly by unorthodox and experimental methods.
  3. c noun: A work-based learning experience, usually short-term, in which an individual works alongside a highly skilled worker or craftsperson to learn specialized work skills
  4. d vb: revoke formally, cancel, deny, repeal.
  5. e verb: frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. noun: overbearing pride evidenced by a superior manner toward inferiors
  2. noun: a strong feeling of dislike, opposition, repugnance, or antipathy (usually followed by to ): a strong aversion to snakes and spiders.
    vb (avert): the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) away, to avoid.
  3. adj: showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
    noun form: the philosophical doctrine that right action is that which produces the greatest benefit to others
    noun form: the principle or practice of unselfish concern for the welfare of others
  4. noun: the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally
    noun: an absence of emotion or enthusiasm
  5. vb: to expose to the action or effect of air or to cause air to circulate through. Ex: to aerate milk in order to remove odors.

5 True/False questions

  1. Amenableadj: diffusing warmth and friendliness. Ex: "an affable smile"; "an amiable gathering"; "cordial relations"; "a cordial greeting"; "a genial host"
    syn: civil.


  2. Accoladeadj: obscure, known only by a few.
    adj: requiring secret knowledge to be understood; mysterious;


  3. Appropriateverb: give or assign a share of money or time to a particular person or cause, Ex. "I will earmark this money for your research", take possession of by force, as after an invasion
    verb: Ex. "the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants"; "The army seized the town"; "The militia captured the castle"
    adj: suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc. Ex. "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate"


  4. Absolvevb: To forgive or free from blame; to free from sin; to free from an obligation
    ab·solv·a·ble, adjective
    ab·sol·vent, adjective, noun
    ab·solv·er, noun
    un·ab·solved, adjective


  5. Ascribe(v.) to have ambitious hopes or plans, strive toward a higher goal, desire earnestly; to ascend