Vocabulary Unit 7

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Vocabulary Unit 7 Quiz Adapted from Sadler Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level A


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. To approve or permit
    • A. 

      Persevere

    • B. 

      Authorize

    • C. 

      gullible

    • D. 

      Dawdle

  • 2. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. To spend more time in doing something than is needed
    • A. 

      Quash

    • B. 

      Dissect

    • C. 

      Dawdle

    • D. 

      Persevere

  • 3. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. to cut apart in preparation for scientific study
    • A. 

      Persevere

    • B. 

      Dissect

    • C. 

      Immerse

    • D. 

      Relish

  • 4. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. To remember, recollect
    • A. 

      Immerse

    • B. 

      Reminisce

    • C. 

      Authorize

    • D. 

      Quash

  • 5. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given.  To crush, put down completely
    • A. 

      Quash

    • B. 

      Dissect

    • C. 

      Immerse

    • D. 

      Relish

  • 6. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. Easily fooled, tricked, or cheated
    • A. 

      Fatality

    • B. 

      Gullible

    • C. 

      Authorized

    • D. 

      Reminisce

  • 7. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. To examine with great care
    • A. 

      Relish

    • B. 

      Dawdle

    • C. 

      Dissect

    • D. 

      Reminisce

  • 8. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. An event resulting in death
    • A. 

      Dawdle

    • B. 

      Fatality

    • C. 

      Perseverance

    • D. 

      Quash

  • 9. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. To involve deeply, absorb
    • A. 

      Immerse

    • B. 

      Persevere

    • C. 

      Dawdle

    • D. 

      Authorize

  • 10. 
    Choose the word that matches the definition given. Enjoyment or satisfaction
    • A. 

      Reminiscing

    • B. 

      Dawdle

    • C. 

      Dissect

    • D. 

      Relish

  • 11. 
    Choose the OPPOSITE of the word in red below Could count on him to dawdle
    • A. 

      Hurry

    • B. 

      Linger

    • C. 

      Criticize

    • D. 

      Disrupt

  • 12. 
    Choose the OPPOSITE of the word in red below a situation we relish
    • A. 

      Cause

    • B. 

      Dislike

    • C. 

      Look forward to

    • D. 

      Enjoy

  • 13. 
    Choose the OPPOSITE of the word in red below immerse his feet
    • A. 

      Burn

    • B. 

      Soak

    • C. 

      Pull out

    • D. 

      Examine

  • 14. 
    Choose the OPPOSITE of the word in red below should persevere if you can
    • A. 

      Stick to it

    • B. 

      Consider

    • C. 

      Continue

    • D. 

      Give up

  • 15. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence.  Once before she had foolishly trusted him, but she told herself, she would not be so __________________ again. 
    • A. 

      Authorize

    • B. 

      Quash

    • C. 

      Dawdle

    • D. 

      Gullible

  • 16. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence.  He hoped to ______________________ all of my fears by telling me that everything would be alright.
    • A. 

      Fatal

    • B. 

      Dissect

    • C. 

      Quash

    • D. 

      Relish

  • 17. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence. To cook salmon properly, don't _____________________ it in the water; instead, make sure that the water reaches only ahlfway up its side. 
    • A. 

      Expend

    • B. 

      Immerse

    • C. 

      Quash

    • D. 

      Persevere

  • 18. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence. Grandmother liked to ________________________ about her life as a girl in China, recalling  stories about the old days and entertaining us with vivid descriptions. 
    • A. 

      Dissect

    • B. 

      Reminisce

    • C. 

      Dawdle

    • D. 

      Immerse

  • 19. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence. I would never have chosen to ___________________ that frog, but the teacher said it was the best way to learn about biology. 
    • A. 

      Immerse

    • B. 

      Relish

    • C. 

      Dissect

    • D. 

      Quash

  • 20. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence. Mrs. Ruiz told her daughter not to _____________________ at the corner store but to come straight home after buying the groceries. 
    • A. 

      Immerse

    • B. 

      Reminisce

    • C. 

      Persevere

    • D. 

      Dawdle

  • 21. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence. The traffic pileup on snowy Interstate 5 led to soem terrible rear-end collisions; in all, there were four ____________________ and dozens of serious injurious. 
    • A. 

      Fatalities

    • B. 

      Dissections

    • C. 

      Immersions

    • D. 

      Relishes

  • 22. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence. If you __________________ the excitement of high speeds and daring moves, perhaps the sport of snowboarding is for you. 
    • A. 

      Authorize

    • B. 

      Relish

    • C. 

      Immerse

    • D. 

      Fatal

  • 23. 
    Choose the word that best completes the sentence. You may face many obstacles in life, but if you ___________________ I am certain you will get past them. 
    • A. 

      Reminisce

    • B. 

      Dawdle

    • C. 

      Persevere

    • D. 

      Relish

  • 24. 
    Use the word, authorize in a sentence. 
  • 25. 
    Use the word, immerse in a sentence.