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 Test Questions
Middle School: 6th Grade
antelope     Speak
 
(1)
n.  
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not having a job; condition of being unemployed; state of being unused
electronic device producing a similar sound as a signal or warning
graceful deerlike ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward
a magnifier of images of distant objects
originator; a person who is among the first to explore or settle a new country or area
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aware     Speak
 
(2)
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struck by shock, terror, or amazement
beyond ordinary understanding
not be able to do something
based on experience rather than ideas or imagination; useful
knowing; having knowledge or cognizance
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bookstore     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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a garden plant grown for its compact edible head of usually white undeveloped flowers
a person who participates in competitions
a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
a shop where books are sold
public transport that consists of a bus, train, or airplane that run between two points
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career     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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the area in which something exists or lives
a person or firm that employs workers
the side of a hill or mountain
profession or occupation; individual’s work and life roles over their lifespan
basis on which something is grounded
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clearance     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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a sweet food similar to ice cream, but made mostly with fruit and only a little milk
commercial center of a town or city
act of clearing; space cleared; permission to proceed or trust
daily event of the sun sinking below the horizon
the side of a hill or mountain
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cylinder     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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a person or firm that employs workers
a solid geometric figure with straight parallel sides and a circular or oval section
group of people working together, as in spacecraft, ship, plane or train
the time to come
a whitish area caused by a fungus, usually if the conditions are warm and wet
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defiant     Speak
 
(7)
a.  
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invariable or repeating; continually occurring; persistent
firm but easily broken or crumbled; brittle
moved, operated, or effected by liquid, like water or oil
boldly resisting authority or an opposing force
infectious; of or relating to communicable diseases
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drown     Speak
 
(8)
v.  
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make an area or substance, usually air or water, dirty or harmful to people
cause to die by being unable to breathe underwater
interpret in the wrong way
express agreement to what is proposed; accept
show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride
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ghost     Speak
 
(9)
n.  
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very small particles of a radioactive substance that can cause illness or death
magazine; a ledger in which transactions have been recorded as they occurred
particular kind; a way of expressing something
small house on the grounds of an estate or a park, used by a caretaker or gatekeeper
the spirit of a dead person
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imagination     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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a musical instrument consisting of a slightly concave round brass plate
mental image of something that is not real or true
a book prepared for use in schools or colleges
a bird with a round body and a short tail that is sometimes hunted for food or for sport
not having a job; condition of being unemployed; state of being unused
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inflation     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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a common nonmetallic element, a toxic, irritant, pale green gas
general increase in the prices of goods and services in a country
cognitive process of thinking about what to do in case something happening
a short, sharp pin with a flat, round top, used especially for putting up notices to a board
a glossy brown nut that may be roasted and eaten
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lobster     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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a person who participates in competitions
gemstone; costly ornament of precious metal or gem
a criminal who takes property belonging to someone else with the intention of keeping it or selling it
an animal that lives in the sea and has a long body with a hard shell, two large claws, and eight legs
one of four equal parts; a fourth part or portion
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necklace     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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jurisdiction; power to enforce laws
jewelry consisting of a cord or chain, often bearing gems, worn about the neck
a large group of musicians who play many different instruments together; big band
artifact made by weaving or knitting natural or synthetic fibers
someone who owns a business or something
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postpone     Speak
 
(14)
v.  
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provide with food or other substances necessary for life and growth
hold back to a later time; delay; defer
move usually in an uncontrolled manner but smoothly along a surface
make an area or substance, usually air or water, dirty or harmful to people
encourage; inspirit; fire the imagination of
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quarrel     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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grow or develop successfully; decorate with ornaments
have a heated argument or disagreement
rule or exercise power in cruel; rule over or control arbitrarily
attain success or reach a desired goal
spread a liquid or a thick substance over a surface
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receive     Speak
 
(16)
v.  
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get or be given something; accept as true or valid
erupt; blow up; burst violently as a result of internal pressure
understand a situation, sometimes suddenly
become very weak or die because there is not enough food to eat; hunger, deprive of food
invent and offer reasons to support or overthrow an opinion; debate
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shrink     Speak
 
(17)
v.  
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be unfaithful; deliver to an enemy by treachery
grip; take hold of or seize firmly with or as if with the hand
press something, firmly and repeatedly with the hands
state clearly; make known formally or officially
become smaller or draw together; compress
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spider     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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favorable judgment; feeling of pleasure, wonder, and approval
a parent of your father or mother
a substance that can make people or animals ill or kill them if they eat or drink it
a small creature with eight thin legs that catches insects in a web
the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness
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succeed     Speak
 
(19)
v.  
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attain success or reach a desired goal
travel with; be associated with
fail to meet the hopes or expectations of
change toward something smaller or lower
make something slightly wet or to become slightly wet; humidify
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uncertainty     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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a precious stone consisting of a clear and colorless crystalline form of pure carbon
wagon for conveying the wounded to hospital
the state of being unsure of something
a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain
a way of access upward and downward, consisting of a set of steps
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