By Murray Bromberg, Melvin Gordon
A Barron's bestseller for years, this e-book is healthier than ever in a new fourth variation. as well as its regular vocabulary lists, this variation features a new part known as landscape of phrases. during this function, all the 1100 phrases appears to be like in a sentence chosen from between renowned novels, performs, poems, or even newspaper editorials and television announces. The e-book is a vocabulary builder aimed without delay at college-bound highschool scholars, in addition to students who desire additional vocabulary aid. scholars will locate note lists with definitions, analogy workouts, enjoyable observe video games, and engaging words-in-context workouts.
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_______________ _______________ 2. _______________ _______________ 3. _______________ _______________ 4. _______________ _______________ 5. _______________ _______________ < previous page page_50 next page > < previous page page_51 next page > Page 51 Sensible Sentences? (From Week 8) Underline the word that makes sense in each of the sentences below. 1. Eric was (afflicted, besieged) with an inoperable ailment. 2. The octogenarian refused to (succumb, surge) to pneumonia. 3. The (remote, ubiquitous) mayor was photographed in four different parts of the city yesterday.
The detective was __________ in his search for the murder weapon. 2. Saying that it was beyond his __________, Judge Klein refused to rule on the case. 3. In a __________ of rage, the tenant stormed out of the landlord's office. 4. The precocious* boy enjoyed an intellectual __________ with his elders. 5. The brash* student was forced to apologize for her __________ conduct. Definitions Match the new words with their meanings. 6. implacable ____ a. a fit, sudden outburst 7. paroxysm ____ b. cannot be pacified, inexorable* 8.
It would be to your advantage if you had the proper words at your fingertips. Match the twenty words with their meanings. Write the letter that stands for the definition in the appropriate answer space. Review Words Definitions ____ 1. adverse a. to support ____ 2. advocate b. keen, shrewd ____ 3. amicable c. something of value ____ 4. asset d. villainous ____ 5. astute e. seek earnestly ____ 6. bigot f. organizer ____ 7. blatant g. annoying ____ 8. entourage h. followers ____ 9. extortion i.