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. An opponent or rival.
2. A deliberate action aimed at weakening an enemy through subversion, obstruction, disruption, and/or destruction.
3. The state of being serene; calmness; peacefulness.
4. A feeling of contempt or scorn.
5. Having traits or characteristics in common; alike, comparable.
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