Tplc Intermediate Vocabulary - Q2 2010-11

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Tplc Intermediate Vocabulary - Q2 2010-11

These words are available for intermediate level study. Students will need to get a score of 95% in order to pass.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose any of the five vocabulary words from the list below. Write a unique/original sentence of your own for that word. Be sure to use the word correctly in your sentence. Words to choose from: catharsis, lavish, quandary, saga, vindicate, or zealot.
  • 2. 
    Choose any of the five vocabulary words from the list below. Write a unique/original sentence of your own for that word. Be sure to use the word correctly in your sentence. Words to choose from:abscond, catharsis, dapper, devoid, or glib.
  • 3. 
    Choose any of the five vocabulary words from the list below. Write a unique/original sentence of your own for that word. Be sure to use the word correctly in your sentence. Words to choose from:jubilant, killjoy, lavish, leery, or noxious.
  • 4. 
    Choose any of the five vocabulary words from the list below. Write a unique/original sentence of your own for that word. Be sure to use the word correctly in your sentence. Words to choose from:ornate, perennial, quandary, saga, or skeptical. 
  • 5. 
    Choose any of the five vocabulary words from the list below. Write a unique/original sentence of your own for that word. Be sure to use the word correctly in your sentence. Words to choose from:tangible, transient, vindicate, wallow, or zealot.
  • 6. 
    Identify whether or not the word in italics is used correctly. Choose true if the word is used correctly, or false if it is used incorrectly. Gerald thought it would be funny to abscond with Amy's concert tickets. "Next time she'll be more careful with her important possessions instead of leaving them out in the open, " he said to Jeffrey.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Identify whether or not the word in italics is used correctly. Choose true if the word is used correctly, or false if it is used incorrectly. Some people find that it can be very cathartic to have a close group of friends to share their feelings with regularly.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Identify whether or not the word in italics is used correctly. Choose true if the word is used correctly, or false if it is used incorrectly.Of course, everyone knows that a dapper man is a well-dressed man who attracts only the finest of ladies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Identify whether or not the word in italics is used correctly. Choose true if the word is used correctly, or false if it is used incorrectly.After the water had evaporated, the sample was devoid of any liquids.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Identify whether or not the word in italics is used correctly. Choose true if the word is used correctly, or false if it is used incorrectly.The floors were the dirtiest she'd ever seen! She was surprised by how absolutely glib they were.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Fill in the blank:   Arthur felt absolutely __________ when he discovered that he had won first place in the National Geographic Bee. He couldn't have been more excited!
    • A. 

      Glib

    • B. 

      Skeptical

    • C. 

      Jubilant

    • D. 

      Noxious

  • 12. 
    Fill in the blank:  My little sister always has to throw a tantrum whenever we are at a movie theatre. She is a total __________ when it comes to having fun nights out with the family.
    • A. 

      Leery

    • B. 

      Perennial

    • C. 

      Saga

    • D. 

      Killjoy

  • 13. 
    Choose the best option from the choices below. Choose the word that goes with this definition: generous in giving or spending; occurs in great amounts.
    • A. 

      Zealot

    • B. 

      Lavish

    • C. 

      Vindicate

    • D. 

      Abscond

  • 14. 
    Choose the best option from the choices below. Choose the word that goes with this definition: harmful to the mind or morals; corrupting; poisonous
    • A. 

      Noxious

    • B. 

      Jubilant

    • C. 

      Tangible

    • D. 

      Catharsis

  • 15. 
    Fill in the blank:   The wedding cake was quite _________. At least it wasn't gaudy like my sister's cake was.
    • A. 

      Wallow

    • B. 

      Devoid

    • C. 

      Ornate

    • D. 

      Jubilant

  • 16. 
    Choose as many of the following synonyms of the word: leery
    • A. 

      Lonely

    • B. 

      Wary

    • C. 

      Cautious

    • D. 

      Unclean

    • E. 

      Skeptical

    • F. 

      Healthy

    • G. 

      Distrustful

  • 17. 
    Choose as many of the following synonyms of the word: quandary
    • A. 

      Nest

    • B. 

      Puddle

    • C. 

      Problem

    • D. 

      Lake

    • E. 

      Solution

    • F. 

      Dilemma

    • G. 

      Trouble

  • 18. 
    Fill in the blank: The flowers in the garden were all _________. They continued to grow season after season.
    • A. 

      Killjoys

    • B. 

      Transients

    • C. 

      Ornates

    • D. 

      Perennials

  • 19. 
    Choose as many of the following synonyms of the word: skeptical
    • A. 

      Doubtful

    • B. 

      Convinced

    • C. 

      Suspicious

    • D. 

      Sweaty

    • E. 

      Misunderstood

    • F. 

      Disbelieving

    • G. 

      Playful

  • 20. 
    Choose the best option from the choices below. Choose the word that goes with this definition: a lengthy story or narrative; a series about several generations or members of a family.
    • A. 

      Dapper

    • B. 

      Saga

    • C. 

      Zealot

    • D. 

      Quandary

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