Wordly Wise 3000, Book 5, Lesson 10 Test

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  • 1. 
    Which word is the best synonym for yearned?
    • A. 

      Dislike

    • B. 

      Longing

    • C. 

      Strongly desired

    • D. 

      Wanted

  • 2. 
    Which sentence has the best synonym for yearning?
    • A. 

      Mary was longing to go outside and play.

    • B. 

      Mary desired a hat.

    • C. 

      Mary liked playing outside.

    • D. 

      Mary was excited about the dog.

  • 3. 
    I was filled with yearning for my mother while I was away visiting my grandmother.
    • A. 

      In this sentence "yearning" means I "wished for" my mother.

    • B. 

      In this sentence "yearning" means I "hoped for" my mother.

    • C. 

      In this sentence "yearning" means I "longed for" my mother.

  • 4. 
    `Which sentence uses the best synonym for superior?
    • A. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is the worst.

    • B. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is chunkier.

    • C. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is fine.

    • D. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is best.

    • E. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is eaten more.

  • 5. 
    Choose the sentence that best uses the word superior.
    • A. 

      People in the Olympics are great at their sport.

    • B. 

      The president is higher than the vice president.

    • C. 

      Dogs are better than cats.

  • 6. 
    Which two words in which sentence is a synonm of superior?
    • A. 

      Jim thought the little girl was smart.

    • B. 

      That dog is really intelligent.

    • C. 

      When Sally broke the copy machine, she had to tell her boss, Mrs. Martin.

  • 7. 
    Which sentence uses the synonm for reluctant correctly?
    • A. 

      We were eager to take the trip.

    • B. 

      We were anxious to take the trip.

    • C. 

      We were unwilling to take the trip.

    • D. 

      We were anxious to take the trip.

  • 8. 
    Which group of words in which sentence is a synonym of reluctant?
    • A. 

      We loved the symphony.

    • B. 

      We didn't want to leave.

    • C. 

      We prepared the dishes before we left the house.

    • D. 

      Karen was angry that she had to leave the party early.

    • E. 

      Dan was sad to see the rain stop.

  • 9. 
    Skiing is one of Bob's pursuits.
    • A. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to follow after".

    • B. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "an activity, as a job or sport, that someone takes part in".

    • C. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to race".

    • D. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to seek".

  • 10. 
    Jake didn't want to pursue the deer so deep into the woods during the hunt.
    • A. 

      In this sentence "pursue" means "to race".

    • B. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to seek".

    • C. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to chase".

  • 11. 
    Photography is one of David's pursuits.  Which word is the best synonym for the underlined word.
    • A. 

      Skills

    • B. 

      Classes

    • C. 

      Hobbies

    • D. 

      Dislikes

  • 12. 
    The police pursued the reckless driver down the street and across the bridge.  What is the best synonym for the underlined word as used in this sentence.
    • A. 

      Carried

    • B. 

      Ran

    • C. 

      Followed

    • D. 

      Chased

  • 13. 
    What does indirect mean?
    • A. 

      Prompt

    • B. 

      Careful

    • C. 

      Incorrect

    • D. 

      Direct

    • E. 

      Evade

  • 14. 
    What are the best synonyms for evade?
    • A. 

      Avoid

    • B. 

      Dodge

    • C. 

      Skip

    • D. 

      Escape

    • E. 

      Wait

  • 15. 
    Which is the correct use of the word evade?
    • A. 

      Bob tends to avoid his responsibilities.

    • B. 

      Bob doesn't like his responsibilities.

  • 16. 
    Which is the correct use of the word evade?
    • A. 

      Kimberly didn't choose to answer the question.

    • B. 

      Kimberly carefully skirted around the question.

  • 17. 
    Susie gave her teacher an evasive answer.  Which word is the synonym for the underlined word?
    • A. 

      Careful

    • B. 

      Prompt

    • C. 

      Careless

    • D. 

      Incorrect

    • E. 

      Indirect

  • 18. 
    They liberated the cat from the barbed wire fence.  Which word is a synonym for the underlined word?
    • A. 

      Released

    • B. 

      Moved

    • C. 

      Freed

    • D. 

      Helped

    • E. 

      Captured

  • 19. 
    He felt liberated.  Which synonym best describes the underlined word?
    • A. 

      Happy

    • B. 

      Moody

    • C. 

      Silly

    • D. 

      Free

    • E. 

      Unavailable

  • 20. 
    She was ready when he came to pick her up.  Which word is the best synonum to describe the underlined words?
    • A. 

      Happy

    • B. 

      Moody

    • C. 

      Looking

    • D. 

      Working

    • E. 

      Available

  • 21. 
    There were numerous metro stops on the way to the event.  Choose the synonym that best describes the underlined word.
    • A. 

      Few

    • B. 

      Couple

    • C. 

      Many

  • 22. 
    I just want to give all of my money to the poor.  Choose the word that best describes this sentence.
    • A. 

      Help

    • B. 

      Free

    • C. 

      Donate

    • D. 

      Love

  • 23. 
    People across the country donated food and clothing to the hurricane victims.  Which synonym best describes the underlined word?
    • A. 

      Sent

    • B. 

      Carried

    • C. 

      Gave

    • D. 

      Gathered

  • 24. 
    What does it mean to be in bondage?
  • 25. 
    What does it mean to establish?