English III Vocabulary 2

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English Vocabulary Quizzes & Trivia

Please match the following words with the appropriate definition: opaque, pillage, inherently, nocturnal, solstice, anachronistic, copious, consternation, nominal, countenance, scruple, procured, loathsomeness, pestilential, and flogged.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Is the _________________________ sunrise is on the longest or shortest day of the year?
  • 2. 
    The white, cloudy, _________________________ glaze on the lemon cake looked delicious. 
  • 3. 
    Some people believe that the overuse of technology will ___________________ our children's future by preventing them to critically think on their own. 
  • 4. 
    Even as a child, Glen would abuse animals, beat up other kids, and get into all types of trouble. Ultimately, he was considered ______________________ evil.
  • 5. 
    Young people today are becoming ______________________ just as bats are, in that, they stay up all night playing video games and want to sleep during the day in class. 
  • 6. 
    Competitive athletes do not have any _____________________ when it comes to dominating a sport because it doesn't pay to doubt yourself or your abilities. 
  • 7. 
    Cheerleaders have such a happy ___________________, I get tired of seeing them smiling ALL of the time.
  • 8. 
    _________________ Christians pretend to be loving people but are not.
  • 9. 
    My family moves all the time and I feel such ___________________ because I cannot do anything about it.
  • 10. 
    In order to put on a successful play, the drama team  _______________________ stage props and decorations.
  • 11. 
    Jared's room smelled like musty sweat and clothes were scattered with such __________________ that his mother would no longer enter his room.
  • 12. 
    The ___________________ tornado swept through the small community taking many lives with it.
  • 13. 
    Slaves were _____________________ regularly if they did not work hard.
  • 14. 
    When treating a cut, it is important to use __________________ amounts of warm water to clean it first.
  • 15. 
    Professor Heath was so _______________ because he still used an overhead projector to deliver instruction while other professors used the internet.
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