Lesson 7: Weeks 19, 20, & 21 Just The Right Word

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 44

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Improve the sentences by replacing the bold phrase and selecting a word to fit the context of the sentence.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I am making an earnest request to you not to get involved in their quarrel.
    • A. 

      Haughty

    • B. 

      Beseech

    • C. 

      Pluck

    • D. 

      Rapture

  • 2. 
    The feeling of great joy and love in the faces of the bride and groom was captured in the wedding photographs. 
    • A. 

      Rapture

    • B. 

      Revelry

    • C. 

      Gratification

    • D. 

      Consternation

  • 3. 
    Imagine being able to buy a plane ticket to Tahiti on a sudden wish to something out of the ordinary! 
    • A. 

      Lavish

    • B. 

      Garland

    • C. 

      Impetuous

    • D. 

      Whim

  • 4. 
    Parents do not have to show they care by giving in to every wish of their children. 
    • A. 

      Lavish

    • B. 

      Privilege

    • C. 

      Gratify

    • D. 

      Beseech

  • 5. 
     I felt that I was being given a speciall favor when my parents let me borrow the car for the first time.
    • A. 

      Pondered

    • B. 

      Plucked

    • C. 

      Prostrated

    • D. 

      Privileged

  • 6. 
     Getting back on a horse after taking a bad fall takes a lot of courage.
    • A. 

      Consternation

    • B. 

      Pluck

    • C. 

      Revelry

    • D. 

      Whim

  • 7. 
     The student gave a great deal of deep thought to the question before replying.
    • A. 

      Beseeched

    • B. 

      Pondered

    • C. 

      Consternation

    • D. 

      Gratification

  • 8. 
     The pizza at Saracino's is pleasing to the taste.
    • A. 

      Lavish

    • B. 

      Whim

    • C. 

      Delectable

    • D. 

      Impetuous

  • 9. 
     The new government offices are so much more luxurious than is necessary that reporters were shocked at the waste of taxpayer's money.
    • A. 

      Lavish

    • B. 

      Delectable

    • C. 

      Rapture

    • D. 

      Whim

  • 10. 
     We were lying stretched out flat on the ground from exhaustion after our long trek.
    • A. 

      Consternation

    • B. 

      Haughty

    • C. 

      Prostrate

    • D. 

      Ponder

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