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5 Matching questions

  1. gambit
  2. accost
  3. animadversion
  4. incendiary
  5. devious
  1. a a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
  2. b straying or wandering from a straight or direct course; done or acting in a shifty or underhanded way
  3. c to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging or aggressive way
  4. d a chess move early in the game in which the player sacrifices minor pieces in order to obtain an advantageous position
  5. e deliberately setting or causing fires; designed to start fires; tending to stir up strife or rebellion; one who deliberately sets fires, arsonist; one who causes strife

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. pertaining to actors and their techniques; theatrical, artificial; melodramatic
  2. desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely eager
  3. (n.) improper or disrespectful treatment of something held sacred
  4. idyllically calm and peaceful
  5. Nearsighted; lacking a broad, realistic view of a situation; lacking foresight or discernment

5 True/False questions

  1. summarilywithout delay or formality; briefly, concisely

          

  2. maelsromwhirlpool of great size and violence; situation resembling a whirlpool in violence and destruction

          

  3. undulateto move in waves or with a wavelike motion; to have a wavelike appearance or form

          

  4. overtdesirous of something to the point of greed; intensely eager

          

  5. propietyNearsighted; lacking a broad, realistic view of a situation; lacking foresight or discernment