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100 Words For Every Middleschooler

Subjects : english, vocabulary
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Listen without the speaker's knowledge






2. An action that is planned to achieve a goal






3. Very great destruction - ruin; great confusion and disorder






4. Progress toward a destination or a goal






5. Brief and to the point; concise






6. To cause to separate and go in different directions






7. Causing disgust or hatred; repulsive






8. To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion






9. To calm down; to put down or suppress; to put an end to






10. Refusing to give up or stop; continuing despite difficulties






11. Done slyly or stealthily - sneaky - secret - shifty; stolen






12. Causing gloom or depression






13. To occupy the complete attention - absorb fully






14. Cause to start burning






15. To become real or actual; to appear in physical form - especially suddenly






16. Overbearing - arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing - compelling






17. Refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant






18. Actions that cause great irritation (or even anger)






19. Easy to notice; obvious






20. Allowing light to shine through






21. The place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)






22. To wear away or change - as in color or surface texture - by exposure to the wind - rain - and other conditions of the atmosphere






23. Not pleasant to look at; unattractive






24. A small rounded hill






25. The quality of being calm - peaceful - or untroubled






26. Capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out






27. A hot glowing or smouldering fragment of wood or coal left from a fire






28. A pleasingly sweet olfactory property






29. A large indefinite number






30. To hesitate - stumble - lose courage; to speak hesitatingly; to lose drive - weaken - decline






31. A natural talent or ability; quickness in learning






32. Remaining in a pure state; uncorrupted by civilization






33. To enliven - cheer - give spirit or liveliness to syn- stimulate - excite - gladden ant- discourage - dispirit - dishearten - inhibit






34. The act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components






35. A large number of bees; a large number of moving people - animals - or insects






36. The remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up






37. Act or move at high speed






38. Very serious or sad






39. An insufficient amount or supply; a shortage






40. To float easily and gently on the air; drift






41. A person who lives apart from society and often alone






42. Make lighter or brighter






43. Emitting or reflecting light - glowing; illuminating






44. Extremely careful; particular about details






45. To make smaller or less






46. Ability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future






47. Watchful - careful






48. To fill or make complete again - add a new stock or supply to.






49. Lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike






50. Specialized technical terminology characteristic of a particular subject