Word Test 10

Improve Your Vocabulary

There is nothing more important in life than being able to master the power of communication. A good vocabulary is a like driving a car with rocket fuel instead of leaded gasoline. Words can power your career into high gear and increase your understanding of others.

From 2002-2014 we posted our Word of the Day and subsequently our Weekend Word Tests for 650 Consecutive Weeks or 12 ½ years, to help our viewers improve and expand their vocabulary. If you are serious about improving your vocabulary, our Word Test Library will challenge you to learn words you may never have known existed.

For the Week ending 05/03/2002

Directions: Choose the word that matches with the definition and appropriately fits into the blank space in the sentence.

excessively sentimental

The mother acted very _______ when her daughter lost her doll

to strive to achieve or reach

To be a fireman is a courageous _______


You would look up a word's definition in a _______

superior skill or ability

During a bull market, many traders brag about their _______ for trading

fast, lively

That song is a(n) _______ piece of music and easy to dance to

We would like to thank Dr. Andrew Jamieson, MD, of Vancouver, Washington for his articulate contribution of words he supplied for the many years he served as our "eHappyLife Word Specialist."