First of all purchasing a good English/X and X/English dictionary is an investment in your future. For "generic" purposes X represents any foreign language (French, Spanish, Japanese, etc.) Here is the "key" to using a dictionary
What is the main value of knowing the general meaning of a word's prefix or suffix? A. You can sort out adjectives from adverbs. B. You can tell if the word is a verb or a noun. C. You get clues as to a word's meaning. D. You will
Which of the following correctly describes connotation? A. An implied meaning of word understood by language users B. The pronunciation of a word C. The meaning of a word that has never changed D. A new word added to the
Instructions: In the space provided, write the vocabulary word from list 3 that is most nearly an antonym (a word opposite in meaning) of each of the following expressions. 1. Promising--------- Is it ominous, pacific, plod,
What is the vocabulary word for the direction of a curve when points are plotted in the order of increasing values of t? What is the vocabulary word for the form of the equation of a graph using a pair of parametric equations?
6. Each of the following words has the suffix -ed. Which word is spelled correctly? A. Plotted B. Preenned C. Duckked D. Cleanned 8. When reading a newspaper, you come across the word subterranean. You guess the meaning of the
1 - Which word can be a synonym for the word PERSISTENT? A. weak B. stubborn ** C. dishonest D. unclear 2 - Which word is similar in meaning to the word SUPPRESSED? A. obvious B. indirect C. perceived D. stifled **
Choose the correct vocabulary word for the blank in the following sentence. 1. When someone hurts you, the desire for _____ is strong. a. immolation b. retribution*** c. gesticulation d. connotation Choose the correct vocabulary