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SAT Vocabulary Quiz 2

October 20th, 2010 No comments

In continuation to the SAT Vocabulary Quiz 1,  here are 20  more  brief phrases, each containing one italicized word; it is up to you to find the closest definition of each such word. To keep your score valid, refrain, as far as possible, from ‘wild guessing’ :)   The key is  found at the end of the post.

1.       a naive attitude

  • unwise
  • hostile
  • unsophisticated
  • friendly
  • contemptuous

2. living in affluence

  • difficult circumstances
  • countrified surroundings
  • fear
  • wealth
  • poverty

3. in retrospect

  • view of the past
  • artistic balance
  • anticipation
  • admiration
  • second thoughts

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