THE GREAT GATSBY

Vocabulary Test, Words ch. 1-5
Match the vocabulary word to the letter of the answer.

Chapters One and Two
1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Feign _____ Supercilious ______ Reciprocal ______ Wan ______ Anon ______ Facet ______ Cower ______ Apathetic ______ Imply ______ Strident ______ C. Having a shrill, irritating quality or character D. To represent fictitiously; put on an appearance of E. Not interested or concerned; indifferent F. In a short time; soon G. To indicate or suggest without being explicitly stated H. Of an unnatural or sickly pallor; lacking color I. Given or felt by each toward the other; mutual J. Haughtily disdainful or contemptuous

A. To crouch, as in fear or shame B. One of numerous aspects, as of a subject

Chapter Five
11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. Rout ______ Suppressed ______ Innumerable ______ Reproach ______ Serf ______ Obstinate ______ Exultation ______ Hulking ______ Nebulous ______ B. To keep in or repress C. A person in a condition of servitude D. To find fault with; blame; censure E. Lively or triumphant joy, as over success or victory F. Incapable of being counted; countless G. A tumultuous or disorderly crowd of persons H. Hazy, vague, indistinct, or confused I. Firmly or stubbornly adhering to one's purpose, opinion

A. Heavy and clumsy; bulky

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Chapters Three and Four
20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. Permeate ______ D. To pass into or through every part of; to penetrate E. Easy and sprightly in manner or bearing F. Courteous and gracious; friendly; warm G. A person who lacks urban sophistication or broad-mindedness H. A prince, chief, or ruler in India or the East Indies I. Boldness or determination in facing great danger J. Without contents; empty; lacking in ideas or intelligence K. To walk during sleep; sleepwalk L. Appearing or happening at irregular intervals in time; occasional M. To draw or bring out or forth; educe; evoke N. An inhabitant; resident O. Loose-fitting short trousers gathered in at the knees P. Large or bulky of body; portly; stout; fat

Erroneous ______ Vehement ______ Cordial Vacuous Corpulent Provincial ______ ______ ______ ______

Knickerbockers ______ Sporadic ______ ______ ______ ______ ______

Divine retribution Rajah Elicit Valor

Somnambulatory ______ Denizen Jauntily ______ ______

A. Characterized by rancor or anger; violent B. Containing error; mistaken; incorrect; wrong C. Supernatural punishment by a deity in response to something done or said

ANSWER KEY: 1. D 2. J 3. I 4. H 5. F 6. B 7. A 8. E 9. G 10. C 11. G 12. B 13. F 14. D 15. C 16. I 17. E 18. A 19. H 20. D 21. B 22. A 23. F 24. J 25. P 26. G 27. O 28. L 29. C 30. H 31. M 32. I 33. K 34. N 35. E

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