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Test your vocabulary by dynamic question sheets, which cover grades of America middle school and high school, and common English skill exams.
 Test Questions:
Middle School: 6th Grade
abrupt     Speak
 
(1)
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low or inferior in station or quality; modest
broken off; very steep; having sudden transitions from one subject to another
eager; keen; worried; uneasy and apprehensive about an uncertain event or matter
easily ignited and capable of burning rapidly; inflammable
late; delayed; moving slowly
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apprehensive     Speak
 
(2)
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capable of apprehending; knowing; conscious; relating to the faculty of apprehension; sensible; feeling; perceptive
poisonous; caused by a toxin or other poison
being in proper time; timely; arranged in good order; orderly; appropriate; neat; kept in proper
unevenly cut; having the texture of something so cut; having a rough quality
offering fun and gaiety; joyous; celebratory
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awkward     Speak
 
(3)
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free from ostentation or pretension; distinct; distinguishable
having a dull edge or end; not sharp; lacking in feeling; insensitive
clever; characterized by keen awareness, sharp intelligence
difficult to handle or manage
unbelievable; beyond belief or understanding
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captive     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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act of treating for the adjustment of differences; negotiation
prisoner taken by force; one kept in power of another; one charmed or subdued by beauty, excellence, or affection
strictness or severity, as in temperament, action, or judgment; something hard to endure
journey organized for a particular purpose
management of money and credit and banking and investments; subsidizing; fund
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convert     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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act or practice of one who is hospitable; reception and entertainment of strangers or guests without reward
duration; distance; cover; extent or measure of space between two points
raid; attack; act of invading, especially the entrance of an armed force into a territory to conquer
a massive memorial with a square base and four triangular sides; built as royal tombs in ancient Egypt
change something into another form; transform
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diminish     Speak
 
(6)
v.  
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frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
dwindle; reduce; make smaller or less or to cause to appear so
force or drive back; disgust; offer resistance to; fight against
continue; insist; persevere
continue to live; endure or last
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elated     Speak
 
(7)
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making a strong or vivid impression; producing a strong effect
marked by complexity and richness of detail; done with care and in minute detail
overjoyed; extremely happy and excited
feverish; very busy with activity and confusion; habitual; marking particular habit or condition of body
rich and superior in quality; lavish
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enclose     Speak
 
(8)
v.  
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include; surround on all sides; close in
make a formal speech to; deal with or discuss; direct efforts or attention of
occur at the same time as; correspond
commit, entrust, or give in charge for care or preservation; recommend as worthy of confidence or regard
make such as is required; give added or requisite qualities to; make legally capable
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fiber     Speak
 
(9)
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lack of trust or confidence
argument; angry altercation; quarrel; verbal controversy; debate
slender, elongated, threadlike object or structure; material to make paper or cloth
guarantee; assurance by seller; authorization or certification
opponent in contest; someone who offers opposition
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gradual     Speak
 
(10)
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being in proper time; timely; arranged in good order; orderly; appropriate; neat; kept in proper
proceeding by steps or degrees; advancing, step by step, as in ascent or descent or from one state to another; regularly progressive
full of life; animated; necessary to continued existence; living or breathing
suggesting or threatening evil; accompanied by or leading to disaster
suited or favorable to one's comfort, purpose, or needs:; near; accessible
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impressive     Speak
 
(11)
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diligent; hard-working; busy and laborious
difficult to handle or manage
enormous; colossal; consisting of great mass; containing a great quantity of matter
easily ignited and capable of burning rapidly; inflammable
making a strong or vivid impression; producing a strong effect
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intrigue     Speak
 
(12)
v.  
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narrate or tell; count over again
combine; blend; become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat
decrease fullness of; use up or empty out
captivate; cause to be interested or curious; plot for: scheme for
frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
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mistrust     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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warning serves; alarm; condition of heightened watchfulness or preparation for action
strictness or severity, as in temperament, action, or judgment; something hard to endure
change something into another form; transform
lack of trust or confidence
reproductive organ of plants, especially one having showy or colorful parts
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overwhelm     Speak
 
(14)
v.  
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defeat; cover completely or make imperceptible; overcome by superior force ; charge someone with too many tasks
turn down; refuse to accept; dismiss from consideration
cultivate; make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans
travel with; be associated with
feel joy; experience gladness in a high degree; have pleasurable satisfaction; be delighted; enjoy
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pressure     Speak
 
(15)
n.  
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movement; act of changing location; ability or power to move
outbreak of a contagious disease that spreads rapidly and widely; widely prevalent
stress; tension; condition of being pressed
discomfort; cause strain, anxiety, or suffering to
hurry; rapidity of action or motion
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qualify     Speak
 
(16)
v.  
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stop considering; end employment or service of; discharge; refuse to accept or recognize
combine; blend; become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat
provide; bestow a quality on
exchange; put in the place of another
make such as is required; give added or requisite qualities to; make legally capable
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scamper     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
run with speed; run or move in a quick, hurried manner; hasten away
hold back to a later time; delay; defer
modify; cause to change; make different; convert
pierce; go through; permeate
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span     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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act or practice of one who is hospitable; reception and entertainment of strangers or guests without reward
duration; distance; cover; extent or measure of space between two points
strong, foul odor; stink; foul quality; offensive odor
violent or riotous behavior; state of excitement, passion, or debauchery
formal act or set of acts performed as prescribed by ritual or custom
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supreme     Speak
 
(19)
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late; delayed; moving slowly
having a pleasant or sweet smell; odorous
no longer usable or practical; obsolete; not in fashion
most outstanding; highest; superior
outermost; utmost; farthest; most remote; at the widest limit
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veteran     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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wetness caused by water
a large group or crowd; wandering troop or gang; a moving crowd
a physical attack; onslaught
hurry; rapidity of action or motion
someone who has given long service
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