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 energy and strength for continuing to do something over a long period of time ; power of sustained exertion, or resistance to hardship, illness etc.
2. To set fire to (something), to light (something)
3. Subject; theme; a category or general area of interest.
4. To finish successfully
5. The smaller number or part, esp. a number that is less than half the whole number
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