Chapter 7 Vocabulary Workshop Level D - English

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It takes many long hours of study to _________all the technical information you need to know if you wish to become a computer programmer.  
    • A. 

      Assimilate

    • B. 

      Bogus

    • C. 

      Momentous

    • D. 

      Interim

  • 2. 
    Is there anything more unpleasant than to go to a store and find yourself in the hands of a(n) ___________salesperson?
    • A. 

      Meander

    • B. 

      Vagrant

    • C. 

      Advent

    • D. 

      Surly

  • 3. 
    The senator departed fromo his prepared remarks to deliver an intemperate _______________attacking the administration's foreign policy.
    • A. 

      Vagrant

    • B. 

      Shoddy

    • C. 

      Tirade

    • D. 

      Sprightly

  • 4. 
    King's highway and old Indian trail, __________ through Brooklyn, crossing many important streets and almost retracing its path at some points.
    • A. 

      Meander

    • B. 

      Shoddy

    • C. 

      Perilous

    • D. 

      Pensive

  • 5. 
    My friend interrupted my _________________mood with the quip "A penny for your thoughts"
    • A. 

      Bogus

    • B. 

      Apex

    • C. 

      Pensive

    • D. 

      Momentous

  • 6. 
    Baby-sitters often find that children described by their parents as well behaved become ____________brats as soon as those parents leave the house.
    • A. 

      Obstreperous

    • B. 

      Bogus

    • C. 

      Interim

    • D. 

      Adieu

  • 7. 
    It is sad to have to bid __________to friends we have known for many years.
    • A. 

      Shoddy

    • B. 

      Pensive

    • C. 

      Advent

    • D. 

      Adieu

  • 8. 
    The difficult choice between going to college and getting a job is indeed a ___________________one for a young person.
    • A. 

      Exorbitant

    • B. 

      Advent

    • C. 

      Momentous

    • D. 

      Bogus

  • 9. 
    The people living in the valley will have to leave their homes because the area will be ________ when a new dam is constructed across  the river.
    • A. 

      Inundate

    • B. 

      Sprightly

    • C. 

      Obstreperous

    • D. 

      Malign

  • 10. 
    The food processor certainly looked impressive, but its construction was so ____________that within a few months it began to fall apart.
    • A. 

      Bogus

    • B. 

      Shoddy

    • C. 

      Malign

    • D. 

      Advent

  • 11. 
    When vacant apartments are in short supply, landlords can often get away with charging ___________rents.
    • A. 

      Advent

    • B. 

      Bogus

    • C. 

      Tirade

    • D. 

      Exorbitant

  • 12. 
    In the streets of all our great cities you will find ______________ who wander about without homes, jobs, or friends.
    • A. 

      Metropolis

    • B. 

      Vagrant

    • C. 

      Sprightly

    • D. 

      Surly

  • 13. 
    We can all agree that Elizabethan drama reached its _____________in the matchless plays of Shakespeare.
    • A. 

      Apex

    • B. 

      Metropolis

  • 14. 
    My mother's recipe fo apple pie is a ____________blend of tartness and sweetness
    • A. 

      Pensive

    • B. 

      Sprightly

  • 15. 
    The bylaws state that any member who speaks in a(n) ______ manner is to be quieted by the sergeant at arms.
    • A. 

      Obstreperous

    • B. 

      Perilous

  • 16. 
    The governor appointed a member of the state assembly to serve as a(n) __________senator until a new electioin can be held.
    • A. 

      Interim

    • B. 

      Bogus

  • 17. 
    When the head of your golf club has reached the __________of the swing, pause for a second before you begin the downward position.
    • A. 

      Apex

    • B. 

      Advent

  • 18. 
    Shakespeare's wicked characters often assume the guise of kindness to cloak their ___________natures.
    • A. 

      Malign

    • B. 

      Surly

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