Words in the News Quiz
5 Elementary Words
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. Specifically, giving indication of a coming ill; being an evil omen
2. To waver or be unsteady.
3. The throwing back by a body or surface of light, heat, or sound without absorbing it
4. So difficult or taxing as to make one exhausted; backbreaking.
5. Make an idea, impression, or feeling known or understandable to someone.