Unit 1 Vocabulary Test -- English 10

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Vocabulary Quiz that tests Unit 1 Vocabulary.


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  • 1. 
    PLIABLE
    • A. 

      (adj.) Easily influenced, persuaded, or swayed

    • B. 

      (n.) A restraint, limit, or restriction; An adverse remark or criticism; A narrowing of a duct or passage in the body

    • C. 

      (v.) To steal from money or goods entrusted to one's care

    • D. 

      (v.) To select or appoint, as by authority; (adj.) Appointed but not yet started in a work position

    • E. 

      (adj.) Causing or involving great fear or suffering; Dreadful

  • 2. 
    GAPE
    • A. 

      (v.) To make shorter in words, keeping the essential features, leaning out minor particles

    • B. 

      (v.) To stare wonderingly or stupidly, often with the mouth open

    • C. 

      (adj.) Having or exercising reason, sound judgment, or good sense; Reasonable

    • D. 

      (n.) Sadness or depression of the spirits, gloom; (adj.) Sad, gloomy or unhappy

    • E. 

      (n.) A beggar; (adj.) Practicing beggary

  • 3. 
    WARILY
    • A. 

      (n.) An action taken in advance to protect against possible danger, failure, or injury; A safeguard

    • B. 

      (adj.) Occurring, done or existing at the same time

    • C. 

      (adj.) Incapable of being defended or justified

    • D. 

      (adv.) Characterized by caution

    • E. 

      (v.) To trouble, to make uneasy, to throw into confusion

  • 4. 
    VERBATIM
    • A. 

      (v.) To look or inquire closely

    • B. 

      (n.) A resident of another country; (adj.) Being from or characteristic of another place or part of the world, foreign

    • C. 

      (adj.) Well thought of; Honorable

    • D. 

      (adj.) Using exactly the same words, corresponding word for word; (adv.) In exactly the same words, word for word

    • E. 

      (v.) To give a concrete form to; To express, personify, or exemplify in concrete form; To represent wholly

  • 5. 
    INTIMATION
    • A. 

      (n.) A hint; an obscure or indirect suggestion or notice

    • B. 

      (adj.) Easily provoked to anger; Temperamental

    • C. 

      (n.) An opening, tear, or rupture.; A violation of a law or promise; (v.) To make a hole or gap in, to break through

    • D. 

      (n.) A period of time spent doing something; (v.) To restrict or limit an amount or allowance, to be frugal

    • E. 

      (n.) The floor of a fireplace, usually extending into a room and paved with brick

  • 6. 
    TENTATIVE
    • A. 

      (v.) To increase or spread at a rapid rate

    • B. 

      (v.) To honor the memory of

    • C. 

      (adj.) Uncertain, hesitant

    • D. 

      (n.) An exchange of goods without using money; (v.) To trade one kind of good for another without using money

    • E. 

      (n.) The condition of falling behind or slowness; (v.) To fail to keep up a pace, to straggle behind

  • 7. 
    OPULENT
    • A. 

      (n.) Something that comes or belongs to one by reason of birth; An inherited lot or portion; A birthright

    • B. 

      (adj.) Wealthy

    • C. 

      (v.) To carry off by force; To kidnap

    • D. 

      (n.) Physical strength or mental vigor; Liveliness

    • E. 

      (v.) To regard or portray as less impressive or important than appearances indicate; To depreciate; To disparage

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