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5 Matching questions

  1. pejorative
  2. brackish
  3. overt
  4. halcyon
  5. undulate
  1. a to move in waves or with a wavelike motion; to have a wavelike appearance or form
  2. b idyllically calm and peaceful
  3. c having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
  4. d open, not hidden, expressed or revealed in a way that is easily recognized
  5. e tending to make worse; expressing disapproval or disparagement, derogatory, deprecatory, belittling

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging or aggressive way
  2. pertaining to actors and their techniques; theatrical, artificial; melodramatic
  3. without delay or formality; briefly, concisely
  4. a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
  5. Nearsighted; lacking a broad, realistic view of a situation; lacking foresight or discernment

5 True/False questions

  1. celerity(n.) swiftness, rapidity of motion or action


  2. suppliantasking humbly and earnestly; one who makes a request humbly and earnestly, a petitioner, suitor


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


  4. talismanan object that serves as a charm or is believed to confer magical powers, an amulet, fetish


  5. propietythe state of being proper; standards of what is proper or socially acceptable