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 bring down the size, quantity, value or intensity of something; to diminish, to lower, to impair.
2. To relate a story or series of events by speech or writing.
3. Progress toward a goal.
4. Approaching; drawing near; about to happen
5. Sly; crafty; clever in surreptitious behaviour.