Sadlier-Oxford Level D, Unit 2
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  • Question 1
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    If a business's reputation has been tarnished or ruined, it has been:

    answer choices

    improved

    advertised

    sullied

    misrepresented

  • Question 2
    30 seconds
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    Someone who decides to move ahead without fear or hesitation is:

    answer choices

    uninformed

    unflinching

    insensitive

    unready

  • Question 3
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    Which of the follwoing is the OPPOSITE of distinguished, or above average?

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    confused

    mediocre

    outstanding

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
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    If you are visiting a desert for the first time, the landscape might seem:

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    alien

    familliar

    lush, or full of life

  • Question 5
    30 seconds
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    The OPPOSITE of homely, or unattractive is:

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    scruffy

    comely

    dreadful

    uncomfortable

  • Question 6
    30 seconds
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    Another word for recompense, or repay is:

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    compare

    compensate

    falsify

    conserve

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q.

    When my group first chose the American justice system as the topic of our presentation, all of us had a serious attitude. As we began brainstorming, however, it became increasingly clear that television courtroom dramas were acting as fodder for just about every situation that we proposed.


    Fodder is used to refer to:

    answer choices

    the name of a television show

    a source of ideas

    a set of rules

  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Kelly suggested we act out a trial focused on a lucrative lawsuit with millions of dollars at stake.


    Lucrative means:

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    unimportant

    serious

    profitable

    complex

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
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    By the time the jury, made up of a group of our classmates, adjourned to reach a decision, they would certainly have seen plenty of colorful characetrs and heard many questionable statements.


    Adjourned means:

    answer choices

    replaced some of its members

    moved to another room

    asked for clarification

    agreed loudly

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Noah was inspired to describe an entire set of untrustworthy and dissolute witnesses whose greedy motives could be exposed during an intense cross-examination.


    Dissolute is used to:

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    convey a sense of corruption

    suggest that the witnesses are completely honest

    suggest that the witnesses are uncooperative

    clarify a legal term

  • Question 11
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    To have a pause or rest during a formal meeting or trial.

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    Auction

    Wire

    Adjourn

    Lessen

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
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    Attractive

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    Alien

    Dissolute

    Comely

    Terse

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
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    The process of driving or forcing out

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    Tantalize

    Erratic

    Jeer

    Expulsion

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
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    Difficult or impossible to read

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    Erratic

    Illegible

    Comely

    Mediocre

  • Question 15
    30 seconds
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    To reproduce, increase, or spread rapidly

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    Alien

    Erratic

    Feint

    Proliferate

  • Question 16
    30 seconds
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    Succinct

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    Illegible

    Terse

    Mediocre

    Fodder

  • Question 17
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    To make up for

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    Dissolute

    Adjourn

    Comely

    Compensate

  • Question 18
    30 seconds
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    Which word means to strengthen?

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    jeer

    fortify

    sully

    terse

  • Question 19
    30 seconds
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    Ranchers might need this for their farm animals.

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    fodder

    fortify

    sully

    mediocre

  • Question 20
    30 seconds
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    If you do this in my class, you are breaking my courtesy rule...

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    mediocre

    fodder

    erratic

    jeer

  • Question 21
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    Which word means average or ordinary?

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    mediocre

    comely

    illegible

    terse

  • Question 22
    30 seconds
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    A deliberately deceptive movement

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    Feint

    Jeer

    Unflinching

    Proliferate

  • Question 23
    30 seconds
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    To put under complete control

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    Dissolute

    Subjugate

    Adjourn

    Expulsion

  • Question 24
    30 seconds
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    To tease

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    Sully

    Jeer

    Tantalize

    Terse

  • Question 25
    30 seconds
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    Showing no signs of fear

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    Lucrative

    Dissolute

    Unflinching

    Feint

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