Test 2A -- Skip 11-19 if you are exempt from
vocabulary, or take +4.
Skip 1-10 if you are exempt from Academic words.
His latest ____ was rare stamp collection. a) acquiring
b) acquired c) acquirement d) acquisition e) acquireness
His _____ of the incident was very different from hers.
a) procedure b) principle c) previously d) perception
The coach thought the rookie was a ____ starter.
a) achieve b) acquire c) impact d) resource e)
He didn't study, _______ he failed. a)
consequently b) previously c) principally d) distinctly
I would recognize his ________ voice anywhere. a)
potential b) distinctive c) impact d) restriction
Try to _______ the structure of your sentences.
a) potential b) strategy c) impact d) vary e) proceed
He didn't realize the great ________ of his small action.
a) consume b) perception c) perceive d) vary e)
The twins may look alike, but they have very ______ personalities.
a) obtain b) restrict c) previous d) vary e) distinct
Many times, things are not really what we _______ them
to be. a) vary b) potential c) maintain d)
perceive e) secure
He was obsessed with his new hobby; it totally __________(ed)
his life. a) obtain b) vary c) consume d) perceive
He was a very ______(ic) speaker, who really energized
the crowd. a) croon b) dynamo c) flourish d)
compensate e) fawning
exposed : buried :: complimentary : _____
a) fawning b) derogatory c) pallid d) compensate
Mr. Burns hired Tom Jones to ______ to Marge on their
"date." a) compensate b) pallid c) croon d)
treachery e) euthanasia
She had very __________ taste. He wanted only the best.
a) indiscriminate b) derogatory c) pallid d) compensate
I asked my dad how he would ______________ me for mowing
the lawn, and he said, "You can have dinner." a) fawning
b) derogatory c) flourish d) compensate e) croon
His arm was weak, and the skin on it was ___________,
after his cast was taken off. a) compensate b) pallid c)
croon d) treachery e) flourishing
Our sick, old dog had to be _____________ .
a) discriminated b) euphemismed c) euthanized d) euthanasiaed
The book was a ___________ biography of the star,
and didn't get into her darker side. a) fawning b) derogatory
c) pallid d) compensate e) disconsolate
Vanna White's career has ______(ed) simply by her turning
of the letters with a ________. a) treachery, flourish
b) compensate, croon c) croon, flourish d) flourish, flourish
e) flourish, fawning
"Vertically challenged" is an example of a... a) euthanasia
b) derogatory remark c) flourish d) euphemism e) none
of the above.
(PP?) "I'll have to tell Mr. Xxx about you!" a) I,
Mr. Xxx b) Mr. Xxx, you c) this, Mr. Xxx d) I, you e)
I, Mr. Xxx, you
(PP?) "It's not Mr. Ttt you want to see." a)
It b) It, you c) It, you, Mr. Ttt d) It, not, you
(PP?) A man had to use all his skills just to survive.
a, man b) man, his c) his d) all, his e) a, man,
Life was very hard for them. a) CS b) F
There are shells all over the beach, so let's collect
some. a) CS b) F c) RO
The poster on the wall. a) CS b) F c)
Since I moved to San Luis. a) CS b) F
Is the best book I've ever read. a) CS
b) F c) RO
(S/V) Here is the food for our supper. a) here/is
b) food/is c) food/is here d) food/here e) none of the
(S/V) Were you sorry when the trip ended? a) you/were
b) you/sorry c) trip/were d) you/were sorry
Why does Ylla say she wants to go to the Green Valley?
a) She wants to see if her dream is true. b) She just wants some
time alone. c) She doesn't say why. d) She wants to visit her
friend. e) To see her mother.
Why does she really want to go? a) She wants to see if
her dream is true. b) She just wants some time alone. c) She
doesn't say why. d) She wants to visit her friend. e) To see
How does Mr. K keep Ylla from going to the Green Valley?
a) He pretends to be sick. b) He gets angry. c) He says he
has a visitor coming. d) He tells her it's too far to go. e)
He tells her it's too hot and too late.
Before the rocket comes, Ylla pictures its coming like
a(n) __________. a) meteor b) storm c) attack d) rescue
After Mr. K goes hunting... a) Ylla feels better
about her dreams. b) Mr. K says he OK about her dreams now.
c) Ylla accuses him of killing Nathaniel York. d) Ylla says she can't
remeber the song she was singing before. e) All of the above
Sue is both the 50th best and the 50th worst student at
her school. How many students attend her school?
Find the English word that can be formed from all these
letters: PNLLEEEESSSSS (Not a trick. Hint: Les Goodman.)
What is this poem talking about?
"The beginning of eternity
The end of time and space
The beginning of every end,
And the end of every place."
What famous fictional character is represented here?
ants, beetles, termites,
What do you get when you cross creek and river?