CHAPTER 44 on Word Groups

LACONIC (Adj.) Meaning: Using few words in speech or writing Use: When Shawn asked Betty why she didn’t come to the project meeting, she gave him a laconic answer that she wasn’t feeling well. PITHY (Adj.) Meaning: Using few words in a clear and effective way Use: Fighting for the future, for all its provocative arguments and […]

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CHAPTER 43 on Word Groups

FELON (Noun) Meaning: A criminal who has committed a serious crime Use: The convicted felon was imprisoned for 10 years before his case was reviewed. MISCREANT (Noun) Meaning: A person who does something that is illegal or morally wrong Use: A miscreant robbed an elderly lady after she got off the bus and was walking to her apartment. […]

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CHAPTER 42 on Word Groups

Explanation: Demure (Adj.) means polite and not showy or flashy. Prim (Adj.) means formal and proper. It has second meaning also. It also means easily shocked or upset by rude behavior. Propriety (Noun) means proper behavior. DECOROUS (Adj.) Meaning: Correct and polite in a particular situation Use: Jacob has always been considered a polite and decorous neighbor […]

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GRE Sentence Equivalence online test

GRE SENTENCE EQUIVALENCE ONLINE TEST Get tips on sentence equivalence questions. Just click here. Test 1 Based on words covered in Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3. Number of questions: 16 Time limit: 30 min Test 2 Based on words covered in Chapter 4, Chapter 5, Chapter 6. Number of questions: 8 Time limit: 15 […]

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