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. To make something by merging parts.
2. To make happy, cheer up.
3. An attempt to deceive someone into believing that one can or will do something.
4. Timid, fearful, overly cautious
5. A thing that is granted, esp. in response to demands.
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