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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The definition of "to shake or stir up" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Agitate

    • B.

      Tear

    • C.

      Urban

    • D.

      Parsnip

    Correct Answer
    A. Agitate
    Explanation
    The word "agitate" means to shake or stir up, which aligns perfectly with the given definition. The other options, "tear," "urban," and "parsnip," do not have the same meaning and therefore do not fit the definition as well as "agitate" does.

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  • 2. 

    The definition of "to give help" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Robot

    • B.

      Admiration

    • C.

      Aid

    • D.

      Mist

    Correct Answer
    C. Aid
    Explanation
    The word "aid" best fits the definition of "to give help." Aid refers to providing assistance or support to someone in need. It implies actively taking action to help someone or something. In contrast, the other options do not directly convey the idea of giving help. Robot refers to a machine or artificial intelligence, admiration refers to a feeling of respect or approval, and mist refers to a cloud of tiny water droplets in the air.

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  • 3. 

    The definition of "to arrange in a straight line" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Billfold

    • B.

      Aloft

    • C.

      Align

    • D.

      Armor

    Correct Answer
    C. Align
    Explanation
    The word "align" means to arrange things in a straight line. It is the best fit for the definition given in the question. "Billfold" refers to a small folding wallet, "aloft" means at a great height, and "armor" is protective covering. These words do not convey the meaning of arranging in a straight line. Therefore, "align" is the correct answer.

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  • 4. 

    The definition of "cool and distant in manner" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Wail

    • B.

      Triplet

    • C.

      Aloof

    • D.

      Abolish

    Correct Answer
    C. Aloof
    Explanation
    The word "cool and distant in manner" describes someone who is detached or uninterested in social interactions. "Aloof" perfectly captures this meaning, as it refers to someone who keeps their distance and maintains a certain level of emotional detachment.

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  • 5. 

    The definition of "to change in some way" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Alter

    • B.

      Bulk

    • C.

      Seize

    • D.

      Reed

    Correct Answer
    A. Alter
    Explanation
    The word "alter" means to change in some way. It is the most suitable choice among the given options as "bulk" means a large size or quantity, "seize" means to take hold of forcibly, and "reed" refers to a tall, slender grass-like plant. Therefore, "alter" is the correct answer as it aligns with the definition provided.

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  • 6. 

    The definition of "the joint between the foot and leg" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Blend

    • B.

      Plate

    • C.

      Ankle

    • D.

      Adjacent

    Correct Answer
    C. Ankle
    Explanation
    The word "ankle" refers to the joint between the foot and leg. It is the correct answer because it accurately matches the given definition. "Blend," "plate," and "adjacent" do not specifically refer to the joint between the foot and leg, making them incorrect options.

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  • 7. 

    What's another word for "smell"?

    • A.

      Ukulele

    • B.

      Safari

    • C.

      Tear

    • D.

      Aroma

    Correct Answer
    D. Aroma
    Explanation
    The word "smell" is synonymous with "aroma" as both refer to the sense of perceiving scents or odors. "Aroma" specifically conveys a pleasant or distinctive smell, often associated with food, flowers, or other pleasant fragrances. The other options, "ukulele," "safari," and "tear," do not have any semantic connection to the word "smell" and are unrelated.

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  • 8. 

    The definition of "to cry or shout loudly" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Berry

    • B.

      Urban

    • C.

      Bawl

    • D.

      Curtsy

    Correct Answer
    C. Bawl
    Explanation
    The word "bawl" means to cry or shout loudly. It is the most appropriate choice among the given options as it accurately matches the definition provided. "Berry" refers to a small, round fruit, "urban" refers to something related to a city, and "curtsy" is a polite gesture done by women. Therefore, "bawl" is the correct answer.

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  • 9. 

    Which word could be defined as "the hair on a chin"?

    • A.

      Beverage

    • B.

      Agog

    • C.

      Pier

    • D.

      Beard

    Correct Answer
    D. Beard
    Explanation
    The word "beard" can be defined as "the hair on a chin". It refers to the facial hair that grows on the lower part of the face, specifically the chin.

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  • 10. 

    The definition of "a soft round flat cap" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Pilot

    • B.

      Beret

    • C.

      Burro

    • D.

      Click

    Correct Answer
    B. Beret
    Explanation
    A beret is a type of soft, round, and flat cap that is typically made of wool or felt. It is often associated with military or artistic communities and is worn tilted to one side. The word "beret" perfectly matches the given definition of "a soft round flat cap," making it the correct answer.

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  • 11. 

    The definition of "a seed or dried kernel" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Boulder

    • B.

      Secure

    • C.

      Adage

    • D.

      Berry

    Correct Answer
    D. Berry
    Explanation
    A berry is a type of fruit that typically contains seeds or dried kernels. It is the only option among the given words that fits the definition provided.

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  • 12. 

    The definition of "to quarrel" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Toboggan

    • B.

      Adulation

    • C.

      Bicker

    • D.

      Bonnet

    Correct Answer
    C. Bicker
    Explanation
    The word "to quarrel" means to have a heated argument or disagreement. Among the given options, "Bicker" best fits this definition as it means to argue or quarrel, especially in a petty or trivial manner. The other options, Toboggan, Adulation, and Bonnet, do not have the same meaning or connotation as "to quarrel."

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  • 13. 

    The definition of "a wallet" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Billfold

    • B.

      Berry

    • C.

      Perforate

    • D.

      Annex

    Correct Answer
    A. Billfold
    Explanation
    A billfold is a type of wallet that is specifically designed to hold paper currency, credit cards, and other small personal items. It is typically made of leather or fabric and folds in half, hence the name "billfold." This definition closely aligns with the concept of a wallet, making it the best fit among the given options. "Berry" refers to a small fruit, "perforate" means to pierce or make holes in something, and "annex" refers to the act of adding or attaching something to a larger structure.

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  • 14. 

    The definition of "a container for storage" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Scent

    • B.

      Bin

    • C.

      Wail

    • D.

      Sag

    Correct Answer
    B. Bin
    Explanation
    The word "bin" is the best fit for the definition of "a container for storage" because it is commonly used to refer to a container that is used for storing various items. Bins are typically used to organize and store things in a neat and orderly manner, making them an ideal choice for a container for storage. The other options, such as "scent," "wail," and "sag," do not have any direct connection to the definition provided.

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  • 15. 

    The definition of "cold and harsh" best fits this word?

    • A.

      Afflict

    • B.

      Scoop

    • C.

      Bleak

    • D.

      Scale

    Correct Answer
    C. Bleak
    Explanation
    The word "bleak" best fits the definition of "cold and harsh" because it implies a sense of desolation, emptiness, and a lack of warmth or hope. It describes a situation or environment that is cold, harsh, and inhospitable, often associated with feelings of sadness, gloom, and despair.

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