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Subjects : sat, 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. One who acts in place of another






2. Causing numbness; something that lessens sensation






3. Unable to speak clearly






4. A burden






5. To evade by means of deception






6. Carefree spending of time ('dilly-dally')






7. To chew






8. Graceful animal






9. To avoid; to forego






10. In name only






11. A bumpkin






12. Agreeable; consistent






13. To accomplish or bring about (a thing)






14. Having to do with a diagram or scheme






15. The preliminary version of a report






16. Pretending to be important - intelligent or cultured






17. Sociable






18. Nervous and lacking confidence






19. Self-denying






20. Strong and powerful






21. Incompetent (n. ineptitude)






22. An example; a model






23. To the highest possible degree






24. Pragmatic






25. To revel; rowdy merriment






26. Limited to the duration of an episode; temporary.






27. Faithfulness; loyalty






28. Border






29. A small quantity of measure






30. Enthusiastic






31. Of lower quality or ability






32. Not sharp






33. Challenging and difficult






34. An instrument that makes a loud clash sound






35. Convenient; advantageous






36. Related by blood; of common lineage






37. Stingy






38. Accustomed to eating both animal and vegetable food items






39. To grind or strike (the teeth - for example) together.






40. To make a formal denial of (an earlier statement); to retract






41. To erase






42. Highest possible blessedness or contentment






43. Favorable






44. To depart secretly - especially to avoid criminal charges






45. Inborn; intrinsic; basic






46. Someone who studies data






47. To remove guilt or responsibility from






48. To avoid work by making up excuses






49. Lie adjacent






50. Trivial or satirical poetry