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Barron’s 1100 Words You Need to Know (MCQ Test + PDF) Week 1 – Day 3

Barron's 1100 Words You Need to Know (MCQ Test + PDF) Week 1 - Day 3

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  • paradox [par´ ə doks] 

“Here was a paradox like the stellar universe that fitted one’s mental faults.” Henry Adams, The Education of Henry Adams

  • realm [relm] 

“In all the churches of the realm the Blessed Sacrament is exposed night and day, and tall candles are burning for the recovery of the royal child.” Alphonse Daudet, “The Death of the Dauphin”

  • annals [an´ nəlz] 

“He would begin these annals with Columbus, and he would keep on with them until his hand was too palsied to hold a pen.” Catherine Drinker Bowen, Yankee from Olympus

  • compound [kom pound´] 

“The match between England and Argentina, always a blood feud, was compounded by the memory of the Falklands crisis.” Henry Kissinger, “Pele,” TIME, 6/14/99

  • tinge [tinj] 

“The sermon was tinged, rather more darkly than usual, with the gentle gloom of Mr. Hooper’s temperament.” Nathaniel Hawthorne, “The Minister’s Black Veil”


a flash in the pan—promising at the start but then disappointing

The rookie hit many home runs in spring training, but once the season began he proved to be a flash in the pan.

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