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Latin Phrases

Subjects : languages, latin
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. Obvious on the face of it






2. Reason for commencing hostilities






3. Appears on tombstones






4. Genus/species of man






5. List of plays performers






6. In a test tube






7. Motto of MGM Studios






8. Verifiable in its context






9. Refers to someones usual style of doing tasks






10. Individually






11. On the spur of the moment






12. Refers to something that should be considered either innate or intrinsic/natural






13. Pay close attention






14. Everybody makes mistakes






15. Shows teams - etc pitted against each other






16. Subsequently/later






17. Established by legal procedures






18. Refer to






19. In reality






20. Unwelcome person






21. Pound of measurement






22. Last in a list of inanimate objects






23. Undiscovered territory






24. Right of citizens to avoid unlawful imprisonment






25. Inactive medicine given merely to satisfy a patient






26. Tit for tat (payback for someone)






27. By virtue of one's position






28. Used in direct quotations to show a grammatical mistake in the original source






29. Be cautious when purchasing items






30. Don't waste time






31. Daily allowence






32. Retired






33. Artificial or improbable device used to resolve the difficulties of a plot






34. Out of each hundred






35. In its entirety






36. Free






37. Cooking direction/symbol for a prescription






38. Afterthought added to a complete letter






39. To describe the speed at which time flies






40. The crucial element






41. An apology






42. Citations-exact location of something previously sited






43. Examination of a corpse






44. Unswamplike ground






45. Something measured on a yearly basis






46. Attempts to explain something in other words






47. From the library of






48. An illogical statement






49. Last in a list of people






50. Starting point