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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. To impress (something) upon the mind of another by frequent instruction or repetition; instill.
2. A temple tower of the ancient Assyrians and Babylonians, having the form of a terraced pyramid of successively receding stories.
3. Tumultuous; stormy.
4. The use of unnecessarily wordy and indirect language.
5. A factor that determines a range of variations; a boundary
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