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. The lowest point
2. The use of words to express something different from and often opposite to their literal meaning.
3. The process in cell division by which the nucleus divides.
4. To picture falsely; misrepresent.
5. To make an accusation against.
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