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Can you pick which of the two words is being described?

Quiz Updated Oct 13, 2015

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Which word...A or B
...means 'awake'?
(A) Conscious or (B) Conscience
...should be used to say that a person is experiencing nausea?
(A) Nauseated or (B) Nauseous
...is synonymous with 'earlier'?
(A) Formally or (B) Formerly
...is a governing body?
(A) Council or (B) Counsel
...is a preposition used with two persons or things?
(A) Between or (B) Among
...is a verb?
(A) Envelop or (B) Envelope
...means 'willing to please'?
(A) Complaisant or (B) Complacent
...is a collective term for writing materials?
(A) Stationery or (B) Stationary
...is a transitive verb that is followed by an object?
(A) Lie or (B) Lay
...should be used (with 'breath') to express suspense?
(A) Bated or (B) Baited
...indicates obtaining permission to do something?
(A) Can or (B) May
...indicates a smaller amount that can be counted?
(A) Fewer or (B) Less
Which word...A or B
...accompanies thunder?
(A) Lightning or (B) Lightening
...is a contraction?
(A) It's or (B) Its
...describes a downward movement?
(A) Dissent or (B) Descent
...means 'to closely examine or study'?
(A) Pour over or (B) Pore over
...describes the dot above a lowercase i or j?
(A) Title or (B) Tittle
...is a piece of jewelry?
(A) Broach or (B) Brooch
...indicates that something will occur soon?
(A) Eminent or (B) Imminent
...means 'in that order'?
(A) Respectfully or (B) Respectively
...should be used to describe a measurable distance?
(A) Further or (B) Farther
...is the verb used when naming the country you moved FROM?
(A) Immigrate or (B) Emigrate
...means 'to continue'?
(A) Proceed or (B) Precede
...authorizes the use of medicine?
(A) Proscribe or (B) Prescribe

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