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Monday, April 16, 2012

Learning English Vocabulary Online Tests (Vocabulary Quiz - 138)

1. Pathos
[A]Ornate
[B]Tender Sorrow; Pity; Quality In Art Or Literature That Produces These Feelings
[C]Without Feeling; Not Affected By Pain
[D]Cheat



2. Pensive
[A]Monarch; Sovereign
[B]Dreamily Thoughtful; Thoughtful With A Hint Of Sadness
[C]Sickening; Insipid
[D]Similarity; Parallelism



3. Perspicuous
[A]Swagger; Assumed Air Of Defiance
[B]Plainly Expressed
[C]Command; Arrange; Consecrate
[D]Speak Foolishly; Boast Idly



4. Physiological
[A]Given Freely; Unwarranted
[B]Movable; Not Fixed
[C]Not Literal But Metaphorical; Using A Figure Of Speech
[D]Pertaining To The Science Of The Function Of Living Organisms



5. Plauditory
[A]Coarsely Insulting; Physically Harmful
[B]Failure To Do
[C]Approving; Applauding
[D]Frenzy; Great Excitement



6. Potable
[A]Heavy Substance Used To Add Stability Or Weight
[B]Greatness; Extent
[C]Suitable For Drinking
[D]Pertaining To Marriage



7. Precise
[A]Gradual Intrusion
[B]Tending Toward The Center
[C]Exact
[D]Trip; Short Journey



8. Proxy
[A]Lacking
[B]Origin Or Source Of Something
[C]Authorized Agent
[D]Take Off



9. Pungent
[A]Candle
[B]Quantity Of Motion Of A Moving Body; Impetus
[C]Stinging; Caustic
[D]Froth; Foam



10. Quell
[A]Easy To Approach; Obtainable
[B]Small Allowance Or Wage
[C]Put Down; Quiet
[D]Cancel; Put An End To



11. Rancid
[A]Show Clearly
[B]Not Biased; Fair
[C]Object To Be Thrown Or Projected
[D]Having The Odor Of Stale Fat



12. Recant
[A]Lover Of Mankind; Doer Of Good
[B]Disconnected
[C]All-Knowing
[D]Repudiate; Withdraw Previous Statement



13. Refractory
[A]Stir Up; Instigate
[B]Stubborn; Unmanageable
[C]Destruction
[D]Laughable; Trifling



14. Reminiscence
[A]Cheat; Hoodwink; Swindle
[B]State Of Being Numerous
[C]Recollection
[D]Liquid Food Made By Boiling Oatmeal, Etc. In Milk Or Water



15. Reprisal
[A]Large City
[B]Condescend
[C]Retaliation
[D]Fits Of Depression Or Gloom



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