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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 act or process of inhaling and exhaling; breathing.
2. A place or situation regarded as drawing into its center all that surrounds it.
3. To seize another’s place, authority, or possession wrongfully.
4. Logical incongruity
5. The use of words to express something different from and often opposite to their literal meaning.
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