TOEFL REVIEW VOCABULARY TEST 3 A.

MEANINGS OF WORDS: Choose the letter of the word that best fit the meanings provided in each item. If none of the choices is correct, choose letter E. Write your answers in the answer sheet provided. 1. v.tr. To take a hold of an object quickly and firmly A. REMOVE B. SEIZE C. APPREHEND 2. n. Any of the parts or sections into which an object or group is divided A. SLICE B. BIT C. SEGMENT 3. v. To try to find a person, thing, or place A. TAKE B. SEEK 4. adj. Previously owned or used A. NEW B. SECONDHAND C. REQUEST C. OWNED D. ARREST D. WEDGE D. OBTAIN D. PURCHASED D. JUNIOR D. DART

5. adj. Of higher rank or having longer service or employment than another A. SENIOR B. BOSS C. APPRENTICE 6. v.tr. Impermeable by air A. SCURRY B. AGITATE C. RUSH

7. v. Separate one person or group from the rest, or divide a group into smaller units that are kept apart A. INTEGRATE B. SEGREGATE C. ASSIMILATE D. COMBINE 8. tr.v. To lose brightness, color, or loudness gradually, or make something do this A. FLOURISH B. FADE C. DARKEN D. GROW 9. adj. Firmly fixed or placed in position and unlikely to come loose or give way A. LOOSEN B. SECURE C. VULNERABLE D. INSECURE 10. tr.v. To cause something, especially an important event or process, to begin A. TRAIN B. INTRODUCE C. INITIATE D. FINISH

B. SYNONYMS: Choose the letters of the words that are synonymous to the words provided in each item. If none of the choices is correct, choose letter E. Write your answers in the answer sheet provided. 11. INGENIOUS A.SOPHISTICATED 12. FANATICAL A. CONCERNED B. IMMATURE B. EXCEPTIONAL C. CLEVER C. OBSESSIVE D. NAIVE D. INDIFFERENT

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13. INFORMATIVE A. WRITTEN 14. INFERIOR A. DISDAINFUL 15. INNATE A. RUDIMENTARY 16. ARRAY A. SELECTION 17. INHIBIT A. BATON 18. APTITUDE A. FITNESS 19. FALLIBLE A. PERFECT 20. FACILE A. TRANQUIL

B. REVEALING B. ARISTOCRATIC B. INBORN B. APPAREL B. AFFIX B. ABILITY B. UNSOUND B. SUPERFICIAL

C. UNIMPORTANT C. SUBSTANDARD C. MARGINAL C. GARB C. BOND C. VIGOR C. GREAT C.LAID-BACK

D. EDIFYING D. ENHANCED D. COMPLEX D. RUFFLE D. REDUCE D. SPASM D. IMMENSE D. ANXIOUS

C. WORD USAGE: Choose the words that best fit the sentences below. If none of the choices is fit to complete the sentences, choose letter E. Write your answers in the answer sheet provided. 21. The stallion that won the fair displayed a beauttiful ___________. A. HEAVE B. CARRIAGE C. LUG 22. My friend has an ___________ kindness in her. A. FEEBLES B. INHERENT C. PERSISTENT D. HAUL D. FLEETING

23. Maria Carrey’s most ___________ music TV is “Fantasy” because it was the first of its kind. A. HUMDRUM B. DULL C. SENSATIONAL D. DREARY 24. Adam expressed his ___________ by showering Eunice with plenty of chocolates. A. ARDOR B. INDIFFERENCE C. APATHY D. ENNUI 25. To ___________ the changes on her article was a lot difficult for her to accept than to write its first draft. A. SPURN B. REBUFF C. APPROVE D. SNUB 26. The proctors wanted to ___________ the examination right on time, but only almost half of the students are present yet. A. ENCUMBER B. FACILITATE C. IMPEDE D. OBSTRUCT 27. Hilda admitted that he simply invented and ___________ the stories to lure many investors. A. FABRICATE B. DEVISE C. TRUMP D. CONTRIVE
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28. The very ___________ of your life is all about the sum of the good things that you have done and the great influence that you have created to the world. A. ILLUSION B. THEORETICAL C. ARITHMETIC D. RECKONING 29. Cassandra’s ___________ lover Rico won her heart in just a short time. A. DESULTORY B. ARDENT C. HALFHEARTED D. UNENTHUSED

30. My ___________ life as a Christian writer and Language instructor has given me tons of opportunities to learn about diverse cultures. A. FABULOUS B. TYPICAL C. ROUNTINARY D. MODEST D. WORD RELATIONSHIPS: Choose the letters of the words that are least related to the words provided in each item. If none of the choices are correct, choose letter E. Write your answers in the answer sheet provided. 31. EXTRAVAGANT A. SPENDTHRIFT 32. CEMENT A. BOLSTER 33. ARGUMENT A. DISPUTE 34. CELESTIAL A. COSMOS 35. BETRAY A. DIVULGE 36. INHERIT A. ACCEDE 37. INHALE A. BREATHE 38. BIOLOGY A. SCIENCE 39. CHAMBER A. HALL 40. CEASE A. STOP B. PROFLIGATE B. UNDERMINE B. SPAT B. SPACIAL B. WITHHOLD B. HEIR B. GASP B. FOCUS B. ROOM B. FINISH C. THRIFTY C. BOND C. AGREEMENT C.AQUATIC C. DISCLOSE C. PREDECESSOR C. GULP C. SUBJECT C. HOLLOW C. BLOOM D. EXCESSIVE D. FORTIFY D. SQUABBLE D. EXTRATERRESTRIAL D. REVEAL D. BENEFIT D. BLOW D. ISSUE D. COMPARTMENT D. CONCLUDE

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E. WORD USAGE: Identify the word that best fit the synonyms provided in each item. If none of the choices is fit to complete the sentences, choose letter E. Write your answers in the answer sheet provided. 41. Activate, promote A. CATALYZE 42. Captivating, addictive A. FORGETTABLE B. DEPRESS B. CATCHY C. DISPIRIT C. ORDINARY C. ALOOF D. DISHEARTEN D. MEDIOCRE D. BITTER

43. Emotional, affectionate, gushing A. SENTIMENTAL B. COLD

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