Vocabulary Worksheet-16

Vocabulary Worksheet-16


  1. The fall foliage in the woods of Mississippi is beautiful.

Define foliage.

A. leaves             B. snow              C. taxes              D. jewelry


  1. Unfortunately, the car accident resulted in three fatalities.

Define fatalities.

A. deaths            B. brothers        C. lives                D. friends


  1. May I please have a snack? I am famished.

Define famished.

A. Exported       B. hungry           C. full                  D. the same


  1. The next sequence of events will give us an idea of what to expect tomorrow.

Define sequence.

A. order              B. time               C. beneath         D. full of meaning


  1. I feel great sympathy for anyone who loses his or her job.

Define sympathy.

A. pity                 B. loving             C. selfish            D. warm


  1. The wine we ordered to drink with dinner was superb.

Define superb.

A. very boring   B. Very fine       C. very dull        D. very energetic


  1. The fire works on the Fourth of July were spectacular.

Define spectacular.

A. dull                 B. boring            C. impressive    D. happy


  1. It is best to avoid ridiculing others.

Define ridiculing.

A. to ride a horse                          B. to make fun of

C. to care for                                  D. to ride in a car


  1. It is best to have reliable employees.

What does reliable mean?

A. untrustworthy                          B. teenage

C. uncaring                                    D. trustworthy


  1. Minister's "entourage" was getting so big that they needed two cars to travel. Entourage means:

A. luggage         B. clothes           C. attendants    D. pets


Answer Key:

  1. A

  2. A

  3. B

  4. A

  5. A

  6. B

  7. C

  8. B

  9. D

  10. C