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AP Literature Tone Vocab

Subjects : english, ap, literature
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

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. Questioning - ridiculing - or chaffing






2. Hearty conviviality and good cheer






3. Passive - accepting as inevitable






4. Not emotionally involved - at a distance






5. Inclined or eager to fight






6. To deprive of force or strength






7. Scorn - despise






8. Insulting and condescending






9. Lacking respect - derisive






10. Direct and outspoken






11. Scornful derision - mocking - cynical






12. Totally rejecting of established laws or institutions.






13. Immature or childish






14. Praise






15. Having mixed feelings - could go either way






16. Mournful - dismal - or gloomy






17. Harshly sarcastic






18. Intending to instruct






19. Foolish or insane






20. Personal and emotional






21. Vicious - wanton - or mischievous






22. Abusive - or irreverent; vulgar or indecent






23. To act in an obsequious manner






24. Enticing - beguiling - captivating






25. Uncaring






26. Deeply respectful






27. Overflowing and demonstrative






28. Reluctant or restrained






29. Inciting - stimulating - irritating






30. Sensitivity - relating to another's emotions






31. Distrustful (like Grant R.)






32. Stuck up - considering self better than everyone else






33. Skeptical and unbelieving






34. Haughty - disdainful or contemptuous






35. All mighty or infinite in power; all-knowing






36. Lacking social grace - sensitivity or acuteness






37. Boorish - rude






38. Caustic or sarcastic in a mean way






39. Talking down to - conveying experience to one who has none






40. To be exessively prideful or arrogant






41. Smug - oily (verbally that is) or excessively pious






42. Recklessly bold or contemptuous;






43. Reserved - unassertive






44. Tending or threatening to break out into open violence






45. Heartfelt and serious






46. Laid back - unwilling to get involved






47. With great energy or exertion - with great emphasis and passion






48. Sarcastic






49. Emotional attachment






50. With an air of superiority - talking down to