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AP English Vocab

Subjects : english, ap
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. Indifferent to pleasure or pain; impassive






2. Concerned only with what is on the surface or obvious; shallow






3. Good will between friends






4. Point of view






5. Menacing; threatening






6. The power of knowing things without thinking; sharp insight






7. Spread or flowing throughout






8. Something that indicates what is to come; a forerunner






9. Having to do with the appreciation of beauty






10. Anxiety or fear about the future






11. A group organized by rank






12. Trustworthiness; completeness






13. Subject to erratic behavior; unpredictable






14. Extremely dull






15. Cunning






16. A state of uncertainty or perplexity






17. Simultaneously having opposing feelings; uncertain






18. Responsive; agreeable






19. Energy; power to survive






20. Informative; contributing to one's awareness






21. Imposed as a duty; obligatory






22. The act of suggesting or hinting






23. Sincerity; openness






24. Express grief for; mourn






25. To consider perfect






26. False charges and malicious oral statements about someone






27. Developed or learned; not naturally occuring






28. To avoid making a definite statement






29. Feeling hatred; scornful






30. To express strong disapproval of; denounce






31. Known widely and usually unfavorably; infamous






32. Something out of place in time or sequence






33. Of or occurring in the night; under cover of darkness






34. Unimaginative; dull






35. To put up with; to survive a hardship






36. To absorb; to make similar






37. Treating people as weak or inferior






38. The ability to form or understand an idea






39. Highly respected






40. Awareness; insight






41. Made up of a variety of sources or styles






42. Poisonous






43. A collection of literary pieces






44. Kind and gentle






45. To calm or soothe






46. To slow the progress of






47. To make vicious statements about






48. Lacking energy






49. Marked by painstaking effort; hard-working






50. Wildly excited or active