Speak with Authority

Herald-Guide vocabulary builder

By Megan Waters
April 18, 2007 at 2:49 pm  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Experts agree that when you learn a new word, your world becomes a bigger and more interesting place.

Just read the vocabulary words below and choose the correct definition from the three choices that we give you.

Watch out - two are completely bogus.

Check your answers at the end of column.

Ready? Letís go!

1. Ingratiate: a) Alienate b) Mortify c) Acceptance

2. Interloper: a) Agianst b) Meddler c) Grant

3. Intrinsic: a)Immanent b) External c) Outward

4. Inveigh: a) Rail b) Acclaim c) Glorify

5. Lassitude: a) Energy b) Fatigue c) Animation

6. Millennium: a) Doomsday b) Judgement c) Chiliad

7. Occult: a) Mundane b) Esoteric c) Public




View other articles written By Megan Waters

featured merchant

BENT'S RV
BENT'S RV Bent's RV is a Full Service RV Dealership in Louisiana.

Brazen St. Rose break-in may be linked to Destrehan home invasion
Brazen St. Rose break-in may be linked to Destrehan home invasion
- 1744 views
Police are searching for a man who attempted to break into a St. Rose home and could also be involved in a Destrehan home invasion that took place the week before.