Which Word Works? Quiz Stats

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Which word... A or B % Correct
...authorizes the use of medicine?
(A) Proscribe or (B) Prescribe
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93.1%
...describes a downward movement?
(A) Dissent or (B) Descent
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92.6%
...means 'in that order'?
(A) Respectfully or (B) Respectively
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92.3%
...means 'awake'?
(A) Conscious or (B) Conscience
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92.1%
...means 'to continue'?
(A) Proceed or (B) Precede
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92%
...is synonymous with 'earlier'?
(A) Formally or (B) Formerly
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91.9%
...indicates obtaining permission to do something?
(A) Can or (B) May
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90.4%
...is a contraction?
(A) It's or (B) Its
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87.7%
...accompanies thunder?
(A) Lightning or (B) Lightening
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86.6%
...indicates that something will occur soon?
(A) Eminent or (B) Imminent
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85.8%
...is a verb?
(A) Envelop or (B) Envelope
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85.5%
...is a governing body?
(A) Council or (B) Counsel
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85.1%
Which word... A or B % Correct
...is the verb used when naming the country you moved FROM?
(A) Immigrate or (B) Emigrate
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79.3%
...indicates a smaller amount that can be counted?
(A) Fewer or (B) Less
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76.1%
...should be used (with 'breath') to express suspense?
(A) Bated or (B) Baited
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75.8%
...is a piece of jewelry?
(A) Broach or (B) Brooch
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73.8%
...is a transitive verb that is followed by an object?
(A) Lie or (B) Lay
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73.4%
...is a preposition used with two persons or things?
(A) Between or (B) Among
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69.7%
...means 'to closely examine or study'?
(A) Pour over or (B) Pore over
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67.5%
...is a collective term for writing materials?
(A) Stationery or (B) Stationary
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66.1%
...describes the dot above a lowercase i or j?
(A) Title or (B) Tittle
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63.7%
...should be used to describe a measurable distance?
(A) Further or (B) Farther
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63.4%
...means 'willing to please'?
(A) Complaisant or (B) Complacent
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51.3%
...should be used to say that a person is experiencing nausea?
(A) Nauseated or (B) Nauseous
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42.5%

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