Q&A: Literature English Help?

by admin on August 12, 2012

Question by eligio_bailey: Literature English Help?
12. Find the pair of words that has the same relationship as the pair below.

adjunct : addition ::

abstention : absence

commodiousness : size

straits : hardship

conjugation : nouns

13. Find the pair of words that has the same relationship as the pair below.

tenacious : hold ::

condone : fasten

stringent : tie

inept : grind

commodious : speak

14. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

People around the world ___ with Chinese farmers who lose homes and farms in the flooding of the Yangtze and Yellow Rivers.
abstain

commiserate

juncture

adjunct

15. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

Accountants are responsible for keeping ___ records of money transactions.

contrite

coherent

adjunct

astringent

16. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

The waters of Lake Erie feed Lake Ontario at the ___ of Niagara Falls.
subjugation

juncture

adjunct

ineptitude

17. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

The koala bear is known for its ___ in clinging to a tree once it has wrapped its arms around the trunk.

subjugation

juncture

ineptitude

tenacity

18. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

Medical research suggests that sufferers of heart disease live longer when they ___ from salty and fatty foods.
adjunct

juncture

commiserate

abstain

19. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

Some baseball historians claim that the ___ of the Chicago Cubs by the Philadelphia Athletics in 1929 ranks as the all-time high point in the history of the World Series.

subjugation

tenacity

ineptitude

adjunct

20. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

The foster mother of Anne of Green Gables offers her a ___ apology after unjustly punishing her for the missing brooch.
coherent

contrite

adjunct

astringent

21. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

Although in modern times obelisks are rarely important monuments, they remain a popular ___ to garden and cemetery decoration.

adjunct

astringent

subjugation

juncture

Best answer:

Answer by RK
You are going to have to look up the words you don’t know in order to get the right answers. If someone else does your work for you, you will learn nothing.

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