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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. Having a harmful effect; injurious






2. Intricate; complex






3. Friendly; sincere






4. Not migratory; settled






5. Emotionally unrestrained; gushy






6. A state of uncertainty or perplexity






7. The practice of pretending to be something one is not; insincerity






8. Easily shaped or formed; easily influenced






9. Not in favor of one side or the other - unbiased






10. Stubborn; inflexible






11. False charges and malicious oral statements about someone






12. A clever trick used to deceive or outwit






13. Cunning






14. The ability to form or understand an idea






15. An apparent contradiction of terms






16. Hateful; marked by deep-seated ill-will






17. Fear - apprehension






18. An assortment or a mixture - especially of musical pieces






19. Persistence






20. To consider perfect






21. An incorrect understanding or interpretation






22. Unimaginative; dull






23. The act of suggesting or hinting






24. Timid; fearful about the future






25. Known widely and usually unfavorably; infamous






26. To absorb; to make similar






27. Menacing; threatening






28. Not genuine






29. Responsive; agreeable






30. A declaration or statement






31. Feeling hatred; scornful






32. Condition of sticking together






33. Express grief for; mourn






34. Well-meaning; generous






35. General agreement






36. A beginner






37. Extra; unnecessary






38. Enormous






39. Of little substance or significance






40. Strikingly new or unusual






41. Lacking application or practical application






42. To put up with; to survive a hardship






43. Mutual hatred or ill-will






44. Having to do with the appreciation of beauty






45. Something out of place in time or sequence






46. Determined by impulse rather than reason






47. One with an amateurish or superficial understanding of a field of knowledge






48. A union of two or more groups






49. Subject to erratic behavior; unpredictable






50. Inborn; built-in