Word Test 177

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 07/15/2005

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

a quarter

Back in the day, _______ would get you a haircut.

ten dollars

He asked his Dad for a _______ so that he could go and get some lunch.

$100 bill

They quickly put a _______ into the card and sealed it up for the birthday party.

counterfeight money

They were disappointed to find that they had a wad of _______.

$5 bill

She tipped the valet with a _______.

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."