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Directions: Select the word or phrase most nearly opposite in meaning.

Inherent:
a) acquired
b)inborn
c) unnatural
d) complete
* I am wavering between acquired and unnatural, yet I am leaning to unnatural.

poignant:
a) light
b) unconscious
c) trivial
d) alone
* I am wavering between light and trivial, yet I am leaning to light.

Fomentation:
a) sour foam
b) agitation
c) peacefulness
d) joy
*Here, I selected peacefulness.

Please see the above and make any suggestions. That way I can rectify my errors.

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    Inherent:
    a) acquired
    b)inborn
    c) unnatural
    d) complete
    * I am wavering between acquired and unnatural, yet I am leaning to unnatural.
    Inherent means inborn so acquired is the clear opposite.
    http://www.answers.com/inherent
    http://www.thesaurus.com/inherent


    poignant:
    a) light
    b) unconscious
    c) trivial
    d) alone
    * I am wavering between light and trivial, yet I am leaning to light.
    http://www.answers.com/poignant

    Fomentation:
    a) sour foam
    b) agitation
    c) peacefulness
    d) joy
    *Here, I selected peacefulness.
    http://www.answers.com/fomentation

    Make sure you are clear on the meanings; use www.thesaurus.com to find antonyms if you need to.

    Let me know what you decide.

    =)

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