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  1. Abstemious
  2. Altruistic
  3. Antagonism
  4. Assert
  5. Apprenticeship
  1. a 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
  2. b noun: a state of deep-seated ill-will
    noun: (biochemistry) interference in or inhibition of the physiological action of a chemical substance by another having a similar structure
    noun: the relation between opposing principles or forces or factors, Ex. "the inherent antagonism of capitalism and socialism"
  3. c 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. d adj: sparing in consumption of especially food and drink, Ex: Ex. "the pleasures of the table, never of much consequence to one naturally abstemious"
    adj: sparing or moderate in eating and drinking; temperate in diet.
  5. e (v.) to declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward forcefully. To insist, to declare with confidence.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. verb: reach a destination, either real or abstract. Ex. "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
  2. adj: sharply disagreeable, Ex. rigorous; "the harsh facts of court delays"; "an abrasive character"
  3. 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.
  4. adj: affording an abundant supply, Ex. "had ample food for the party"; "copious provisions"; "food is plentiful"; "a plenteous grape harvest"; "a rich supply"
  5. the act of paying for goods or services or to recompense for losses noun Ex. "adequate remuneration for his work"

5 True/False questions

  1. Assumptionnoun: 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.

          

  2. Affinitynoun: a natural attraction or feeling of kinship. Ex: "an affinity for politics"; "the mysterious affinity between them"; "James's affinity with Sam"
    noun: a close similarity in appearance or quality; inherent likeness
    noun: (chemistry) the tendency for two substances to combine; chemical attraction

          

  3. Amelioratevb: 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.

          

  4. Accommodatevb: provide a service or favor for someone, Ex. "We had to oblige him"
    vb: (without an object) to become adjusted or adapted.
    vb: to become reconciled; agree.

          

  5. Abasementnoun: a low or downcast state. Ex. "each confession brought her into an attitude of abasement"-
    vb (abase): to lower, humble, belittle