Resources for Teachers and Students
Click on the correct answer in the quiz below.
Then see if you can find the word in your newspaper -- the print edition, the website or the digital edition and copy the sentence for context. NOTE: High School words are much harder to find!
1. A measurement one can compare to.
2. The energy and strength for continuing to do something over a long period of time ; power of sustained exertion, or resistance to hardship, illness etc.
3. To make clear; to free from obscurities; to brighten or illuminate.
4. Displeasing to the eye
5. Strange or mysterious, esp. in an unsettling way
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