Lessons 1-4

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Word Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Match the word with it's definition: to express or state positively; to defend or claim (one's rights for example)
    • A. 

      Condescended

    • B. 

      Contemptuous

    • C. 

      Fortitude

    • D. 

      Asserted

  • 2. 
    Match the word with it's definition: a belief different from an excepted doctrine
    • A. 

      Prophetic

    • B. 

      Heresy

    • C. 

      Pauper

    • D. 

      Paternal

  • 3. 
    What is the part of speech of the word: Fortitude
  • 4. 
    Fill in the blank with the word that fits BEST. The art dealer said that he was an honorable man who would not _________________ to any form of dishonesty. Theft, he explained, was far beneath him.
    • A. 

      Contemptuous

    • B. 

      Fortitude

    • C. 

      Condescended

    • D. 

      Notoriety

  • 5. 
    What is the part of speech of the word: Notoriety
  • 6. 
    What is the part of speech of the word: Acquittal
  • 7. 
    What is the part of speech of the word: Elite
  • 8. 
    What is the part of speech of the word: Paternal
  • 9. 
    What is the part of speech of the word: Antiquity
  • 10. 
    Fill in the blank with the word that fits BEST. "He accepted an Academy Award in 1969, ten years before his death.  Months before the awards I predicted he would win, which shows how good my ____________ abilities are."
    • A. 

      Electorate

    • B. 

      Paternal

    • C. 

      Prophetic

    • D. 

      Heresy

  • 11. 
    Match the word with it's definition: capable of being shaped by hammering or pressing; having the capacity to be changed easily.
    • A. 

      Malleable

    • B. 

      Amiable

    • C. 

      Fortitude

    • D. 

      Asserted

  • 12. 
    Match the word with it's definition: friendly; agreeable; good natured
    • A. 

      Malleable

    • B. 

      Amiable

    • C. 

      Fortitude

    • D. 

      Asserted

  • 13. 
    Match the word with it's definition: vibrating rapidly; energetic; vigorous
    • A. 

      Malleable

    • B. 

      Amiable

    • C. 

      Vibrant

    • D. 

      Asserted

  • 14. 
    Match the word with it's definition: overly dramatic, emotional, sentimental
    • A. 

      Malleable

    • B. 

      Amiable

    • C. 

      Vibrant

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 15. 
    Match the word with it's definition: to make a face showing pain, annoyance
    • A. 

      Grimace

    • B. 

      Amiable

    • C. 

      Vibrant

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 16. 
    Match the word with it's definition: unconquerable; unyielding
    • A. 

      Grimace

    • B. 

      Indomitable

    • C. 

      Vibrant

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 17. 
    Match the word with it's definition: to die; to yield or give in to an overpowering force or desire
    • A. 

      Grimace

    • B. 

      Indomitable

    • C. 

      Succumb

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 18. 
    Match the word with it's definition: a marshy inlet or outlet of a river or lake
    • A. 

      Grimace

    • B. 

      Bayou

    • C. 

      Succumb

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 19. 
    Match the word with it's definition: full of curious ideas or notions; oddly out of the ordinary
    • A. 

      Grimace

    • B. 

      Whimsical

    • C. 

      Succumb

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 20. 
    Match the word with it's definition: a face; appearance
    • A. 

      Grimace

    • B. 

      Whimsical

    • C. 

      Visage

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 21. 
    Match the word with it's definition: lacking mercy; insensitive
    • A. 

      Grimace

    • B. 

      Whimsical

    • C. 

      Callous

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 22. 
    Match the word with it's definition: mysterious
    • A. 

      Mystic

    • B. 

      Whimsical

    • C. 

      Callous

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 23. 
    Match the word with it's definition: angered by the unfairness or meanness of something
    • A. 

      Indignant

    • B. 

      Whimsical

    • C. 

      Callous

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 24. 
    Match the word with it's definition: in the exact words
    • A. 

      Paraphrase

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Verbatim

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 25. 
    Match the word with it's definition: a rewording of the meaning of a text
    • A. 

      Paraphrase

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Verbatim

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 26. 
    Match the word with it's definition: a figure of speech in which something nonhuman is given human qualities
    • A. 

      Paraphrase

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Verbatim

    • D. 

      Melodramatic

  • 27. 
    Match the word with it's definition: praiseworthy; deserving approval or credit
    • A. 

      Comendable

    • B. 

      Judicious

    • C. 

      Ineffectual

    • D. 

      Apprehensive

  • 28. 
    Match the word with it's definition: sensible; wise; careful
    • A. 

      Comendable

    • B. 

      Judicious

    • C. 

      Ineffectual

    • D. 

      Apprehensive

  • 29. 
    Match the word with it's definition: uneast; fearful about the future
    • A. 

      Comendable

    • B. 

      Judicious

    • C. 

      Ineffectual

    • D. 

      Apprehensive

  • 30. 
    Match the word with it's definition: unable to bring about a desired result; inadequate
    • A. 

      Comendable

    • B. 

      Judicious

    • C. 

      Ineffectual

    • D. 

      Apprehensive