5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a adj: so extremely old as seeming to belong to an earlier period. Ex. "a ramshackle antediluvian tenement"; "antediluvian ideas"; "archaic laws"
- b (v.) to have ambitious hopes or plans, strive toward a higher goal, desire earnestly; to ascend
- c verb: to free, to pronounce not guilty of criminal charges. Ex. "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"
vb: to settle or satisfy
vb: to bear or conduct (oneself), to behave. Ex. He acquitted himself well in battle.
- d adj: difficult to penetrate. Ex. incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge; "the professor's lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them"; "a deep metaphysical theory"; "some recondite problem in historiography"
adj: difficult to understand. obscure.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- noun: arrival that has been awaited (especially of something momentous). Ex. "the advent of the computer"
syn: onset, beginning, commencement, start.
- noun; the property of being sour or sharp
- adj: not counterfeit or copied. Ex. "an authentic signature"; "a bona fide manuscript"; "an unquestionable antique"; "photographs taken in a veritable bull ring"
adj: conforming to fact and therefore worthy of belief (authentic account of eyewitness)
- 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.
- adj: constituting a separate entity or part
5 True/False questions
Antagonism → 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"
adjure → vb ask for or request earnestly. to command earnestly.
Abrasive → vb: revoke formally, cancel, deny, repeal.
Abstemious → 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.
Amenable → adj: ready or willing to answer, act, agree, or yield; open to influence, persuasion, or advice; agreeable; submissive; tractable: an amenable servant.
adj: disposed or willing to comply. Ex. "someone amenable to persuasion"; "the spirit indeed is willing but the flesh is weak"- Matthew 26:41
adj: liable to be called to account; answerable; legally responsible. Ex: You are amenable for this debt.