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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
adopt     Speak
 
(1)
v.  
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get hold of; gain possession of; acquire, in any way
give advice to someone; suggest
accept; take on; raise; take into one's family
keep under control; hold back ; place limits on
breed; emerge from the egg
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apprehensive     Speak
 
(2)
a.  
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suggesting or threatening evil; accompanied by or leading to disaster
suited or favorable to one's comfort, purpose, or needs:; near; accessible
capable of apprehending; knowing; conscious; relating to the faculty of apprehension; sensible; feeling; perceptive
seen or able to be seen by the eye; visible; optical
forever; being without beginning or end; existing outside of time; infinite
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boycott     Speak
 
(3)
v.  
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keep from being seen, found, observed, or discovered; secrete
be slow in leaving; continue or persist; stay
include; surround on all sides; close in
throw out something from one's hand; get rid of
refrain from buying or using
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classify     Speak
 
(4)
v.  
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encourage; inspirit; fire the imagination of
provide; bestow a quality on
remember; call back; cause to be returned
get hold of; gain possession of; acquire, in any way
declare unavailable, as for security reasons; arrange or order by classes or categories
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convert     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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change something into another form; transform
a person who is highly educated or has an aptitude for study
raid; attack; act of invading, especially the entrance of an armed force into a territory to conquer
settled method of government to administer; system of public or official administration
mental or physical ability; ability to accommodate
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discard     Speak
 
(6)
v.  
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enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments
talk foolishly or idly; utter meaningless confusion of words or sounds
break down; make more concise; convert food into absorbable substances
stop considering; end employment or service of; discharge; refuse to accept or recognize
throw out something from one's hand; get rid of
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domesticate     Speak
 
(7)
v.  
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give help or support to, especially as a subordinate
throw out something from one's hand; get rid of
cultivate; make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans
walk or march with labor; jog along; move wearily
run with speed; run or move in a quick, hurried manner; hasten away
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epidemic     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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polite behavior; act of civility or respect; consent or agreement in spite of fact
hurry; rapidity of action or motion
mental or physical ability; ability to accommodate
outbreak of a contagious disease that spreads rapidly and widely; widely prevalent
follow after; follow with a view to obtain; endeavor to attain
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feeble     Speak
 
(9)
a.  
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lacking vigor, force, or effectiveness; faint; frail
low or inferior in station or quality; modest
causing difficulty or annoyance; bothersome
containing a high amount of water or water vapor
moving quickly and lightly; mentally quick
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haven     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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refuge; shelter; harbor or anchorage; port
any furniture old and valuable; out of fashion
settled method of government to administer; system of public or official administration
basis on which something is grounded
diversity; quality or condition of being various or varied
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inhabit     Speak
 
(11)
v.  
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utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds
live in; occupy; reside in
burn without flame; be liable to break out at any moment
connect or join together; combine
initiate; invent; bring into being; create
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loot     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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freight carried by a ship, an aircraft, or another vehicle
any furniture old and valuable; out of fashion
lack of knowledge or education
a kind of cloak worn by the Spanish Americans, having the form of a blanket, with a slit in the middle for the head to pass through
act of plundering; plunder; booty, especially, the boot taken in a conquered or sacked city
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manufacture     Speak
 
(13)
v.  
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fall or tumble down; destroy; devastate; exterminate
fall straight down; plunge; decline suddenly and steeply
make products by hand or machinery; make from raw materials
crouch or curl up ; mass; heap; crowd or draw together
travel with; be associated with
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persist     Speak
 
(14)
v.  
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get hold of; gain possession of; acquire, in any way
melt; liquefy; cause to pass into solution; cause to disappear or vanish
continue; insist; persevere
travel with; be associated with
dwindle; reduce; make smaller or less or to cause to appear so
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previous     Speak
 
(15)
a.  
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broken off; very steep; having sudden transitions from one subject to another
able to feel or perceive; perceivable; wise; showing reason or sound judgment
engaging in a contest; being in the state of competition, often unintentionally
of first rank or importance or value; essential or basic
existing or occurring before something else
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repel     Speak
 
(16)
v.  
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follow, discover; make a mark or lines on a surface
combine; blend; become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat
grip; take hold of or seize firmly with or as if with the hand
sign back; return by a formal act; yield to another; abandon
force or drive back; disgust; offer resistance to; fight against
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scuffle     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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travel with; be associated with
disappear; pass out of sight, especially quickly; die out
shuffle; fight or struggle confusedly at close quarters; wrestle in a rough fashion
find or declare guilty
restrain; prevent or forbid; hold back
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sinister     Speak
 
(18)
a.  
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suggesting or threatening evil; accompanied by or leading to disaster
not easy; difficult; restless; disturbed by pain, anxiety
reliable; worthy of being depended on; trustworthy
worthy of being depended on; trustworthy
forever; being without beginning or end; existing outside of time; infinite
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supreme     Speak
 
(19)
a.  
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most outstanding; highest; superior
of or relating to the sun
suited or favorable to one's comfort, purpose, or needs:; near; accessible
theoretical; not concrete; not applied or practical; difficult to understand
capable of being seen, or easily seen; open to view; visible to eye
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urgent     Speak
 
(20)
a.  
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containing a high amount of water or water vapor
pressing; compelling immediate action or attention
being nothing more than what is specified; considered apart from anything else; small; slight
engaging in a contest; being in the state of competition, often unintentionally
making a strong or vivid impression; producing a strong effect
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