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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. Brief and to the point; concise






2. Very tiring - calling for an extreme effort






3. The act of twisting or deforming the shape of something (e.g. - yourself)






4. Arousing wonder and fear - as if supernatural; eerie






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






6. Act or move at high speed






7. An enemy - opponent






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






9. To run hurriedly w/ quick - short steps






10. Causing disgust or hatred; repulsive






11. The force or speed with which something moves






12. Listen without the speaker's knowledge






13. The act of restoring someone or something to the rightful owner or to a former state or position; making good on a loss or damage






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






15. A small rounded hill






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






17. Alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration






18. The act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing)






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






20. Allowing light to shine through






21. To drive away; to force to leave a place by official decree






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






23. Very steep or overhanging place; cliff






24. To mislead or deceive; to fake






25. Difficult to understand; partially hidden






26. A natural talent or ability; quickness in learning






27. To move back and forth or to be unsure or weak






28. Great enthusiasm for or devotion to a cause - ideal - or goal






29. Gather or bring together -






30. A large indefinite number






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






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






33. Cause to start burning






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






35. To set fire to or ignite; excite or inspire






36. Causing gloom or depression






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






38. Related to the matter at hand






39. To wander about - wind about; a sharp turn or twist






40. Progress toward a destination or a goal






41. (n) a deliberate act of destruction or disruption where equipment is damaged






42. To walk in a way that makes it look as if you think you are important; strut






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






44. The power to resist fatigue or illness while working hard; endurance






45. The outer boundary of a circle; the perimeter






46. Easy to notice; obvious






47. Outrageously bad; clearly wrong or illegal






48. To cause to separate and go in different directions






49. Very serious or sad






50. Threatening or suggesting something bad is on the way