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 Test Questions
Middle School: 6th Grade
ambitious     Speak
 
(1)
a.  
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accountable; have control and authority over something or someone
uninterested because of frequent exposure
funny, or making someone laugh
aspiring; having a strong desire for success or achievement
stubbornly and often recklessly willful; unyielding
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assent     Speak
 
(2)
v.  
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express agreement to what is proposed; accept
spread a liquid or a thick substance over a surface
pile up; collect; mount up; increase
respire; inhale and exhale air
begin, originate, or initiate; send off; take off
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breath     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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snow pressed into a ball for throwing playfully
a person who lives or has home in a place; dweller
air that is inhaled and exhaled in respiration
a sweet food similar to ice cream, but made mostly with fruit and only a little milk
being in equilibrium; symmetry or stability
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button     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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a bird with a round body and a short tail that is sometimes hunted for food or for sport
admiration felt or shown for someone
a knob on an equipment that is pressed to operate it
surroundings; totality of surrounding conditions
an open recess in a wall at the base of a chimney where a fire can be built
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conversation     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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oral exchange of opinions or ideas, informal dialogue
rectangular cloth or paper for drying or wiping
graceful deerlike ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward
long journey to a foreign or distant place, especially by sea; aviation
someone who climbs as a sport, especially someone who climbs mountains
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counselor     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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a flying insect, often black and yellow, that can sting
the spirit of a dead person
oral exchange of opinions or ideas, informal dialogue
one who gives advice about problems
spaghetti served with a tomato sauce
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degree     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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a position on a scale of intensity, amount, or quality
gemstone; costly ornament of precious metal or gem
gymnastic equipment consisting of a strong canvas sheet attached with springs to let person jump up and down on
a person working in the service of another, especially in the household
great mass of falling snow and ice
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elevator     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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upward slope or grade; movement upward
a magnifier of images of distant objects
vessel with a long handle, used for dipping liquids
lifting device consisting of a platform or cage
demand for something as rightful or due
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fasten     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride
become firmly fixed together
make use of, sometimes unjustly
form into coiled or spiral shape; twist into ringlets or coils; move in curve or spiral
spread a liquid or a thick substance over a surface
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hardware     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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artifact made by weaving or knitting natural or synthetic fibers
tableware made of silver, especially knives, forks, spoons, etc.
phone, a device that uses electrical signals to make it possible to speak to someone in another place
physical and electronic parts of a computer
the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside
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knead     Speak
 
(11)
v.  
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attain success or reach a desired goal
penetrate; make a hole into
empower; give permission for
press something, firmly and repeatedly with the hands
adapt; regulate
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margarine     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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transparent screen, as of glass, to protect occupants of a vehicle
electronic systems used in transmitting messages
sports man; one who contended for prize in public games
automobile; a machine, usually with wheels and an engine, to transport people or goods on land
a food used for cooking and spreading on bread, similar to butter but softer
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notebook     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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a person qualified to treat the diseases that affect the teeth and gums
house or shed built for temporary occupation
a small compact portable computer
an act of selecting or making a decision
surroundings; totality of surrounding conditions
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partridge     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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a word that has the same last sound as another word
a straight thin shaft sharpened at the front with feathers the back
an unfair and unreasonable opinion or feeling; leaning toward one side of a question
a bird with a round body and a short tail that is sometimes hunted for food or for sport
voting, balloting; right or ability to make a choice
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practical     Speak
 
(15)
a.  
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based on experience rather than ideas or imagination; useful
being available to use because it is extra
bright and pleasant; promoting a feeling of cheer
paid for earlier; paid already
naive; lacking sense or awareness; free from evil or guilt
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respect     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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an act of selecting or making a decision
profession devoted to governing
long thick hair growing from the neck or around face of animal, like horse or lion
admiration felt or shown for someone
a bird with a round body and a short tail that is sometimes hunted for food or for sport
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skeleton     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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chance or situation that makes it possible to do something that you want to do
small house on the grounds of an estate or a park, used by a caretaker or gatekeeper
machines in which food can be stored at low temperatures
frame of bones supporting a human or animal body; framework
contestant; someone who offers opposition; adverse or opposing
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slope     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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a small creature with eight thin legs that catches insects in a web
the side of a hill or mountain
light current of air; gentle wind; progress swiftly and effortlessly
a precious stone consisting of a clear and colorless crystalline form of pure carbon
a musical instrument, usually made of metal, that is played by blowing
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terrible     Speak
 
(19)
a.  
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extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
being available to use because it is extra
boldly resisting authority or an opposing force
full of joy; very happy
knowing; having knowledge or cognizance
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trunk     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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light current of air; gentle wind; progress swiftly and effortlessly
phone, a device that uses electrical signals to make it possible to speak to someone in another place
sculpture representing a human or animal
stem of a tree; main stem, without the branches
snow pressed into a ball for throwing playfully
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