Word Test 184

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 09/02/2005

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

an abdominal pain and cramping

The infant was constantly crying and the doctor said he was probably suffering from _______.

nose bleed

After the basketball hit John in the nose he experienced _______.


The dog bit Jerry and the doctor gave him an injection to avoid _______.

back pain

Frank has been suffering from _______ since he began working in the constuction business.

inflamation of kidneys

After passing a large kidney stone, Bob now understands why he may have suffered from _______.

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."