Latin Derivatives

Words #121-180

Latin 3 Quizzes

Eugene R. Moutoux

Eastern High School, Louisville, KY 40243

 
Latin 3 Quiz 13: Derivatives #121-130

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. an indispensable condition, essential qualification

____________ 2. to walk in a relaxed, leisurely manner

____________ 3. to walk through, over, or around

____________ 4. 1) likeness, resemblance; 2) comparison

____________ 5. 1) of the sky or universe; 2) heavenly

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. The ____________ patients are encouraged to wander along the verdant paths surrounding the hospital.

7. Naval forces in the Mediterranean were being kept on a 24-hour alert because of the ____________ situation there.

8. The keynote speaker exhorted us to avoid ____________ by being open-minded and tolerant.

9. Their winning record is attributable primarily to a ____________ defense that has not allowed a touchdown in the last three games.

10. These days not many parents base their legacy on ____________.

 

celestial redoubtable volatile sine qua non amble
ambulatory particularism perambulate primogeniture similitude

 

Latin 3 Quiz 14: Derivatives #131-140

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. anger

____________ 2. of or pertaining to letters or letter writing

____________ 3. an introduction, especially to a speech or writing

____________ 4. to put off doing something

____________ 5. easily provoked to anger

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. Enterprising and ____________, the youngster made his way in the world despite his physical handicaps.

7. Friends are comfortable with each other, whether they are ____________ or saying nothing at all.

8. His uncle had served in a corps of engineers that specialized in the placement of ____________ for amphibious attacks by sea and for crossing rivers.

9. The most famous ____________ are those by Aesop, but many other authors, including LaFontaine, Lessing, and George Orwell, have written them also.

10. The invariable occurrence of one phenomenon immediately after another does not in and of itself establish a ____________ relationship between the two phenomena.

 

epistolary preamble ire confabulate pontoon
audacious causal fable procrastinate irascible

 

Latin 3 Quiz 15: Derivatives #141-150

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. relating to twelve or counting by twelves

____________ 2. a literary work with three parts, each of which can be enjoyed independently or as part of a whole

____________ 3. having to do with fire; produced by the action of fire

____________ 4. happening every three years

____________ 5. knowing three languages well

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. Leadership is expected to pass soon to others, as one member of the ____________ is dead, and the remaining two are in their 80s.

7. He called her ____________, even divine, and racked his brain for a still more laudatory epithet.

8. Sweltering in the hot sun, the crowd gave the governor their more enthusiastic applause of the day when he reminded them of his customary ____________.

9. The Roman god Neptune is often depicted with a ____________ in his right hand.

10. In philosophy, ____________is the theory that the world is explicable in terms of mind and matter, whereas the same word means for a theologian the existence of the fundamentally opposite principles of good and evil.

 

trident igneous triennial delectable duodecimal
trilingual dualism triumvirate trilogy brevity

 

Latin 3 Quiz 16: Derivatives #151-160

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. having to do with, or used at the table

____________ 2. someone who collects or studies ancient objects

____________ 3. rebellious, rising in revolt

____________ 4. any voter represented by a particular elected official

____________ 5. out of date; obsolete

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. The Thirty Years War began when Protestant rebels in Bohemia threw two representatives of the Catholic Emperor out of a window. This act is known as the ____________ of Prague.

7. The parents were pleased to see that their son's S.A.T. scores were in the first ____________.

8. Recognizing the urn as an object of unusual ____________, she cautiously asked about its price.

9. During the ____________, both sides are said to have fired at innocent bystanders.

10. The Civil War ____________ the male population of both the North and the South.

 

quartile mensal antiquity constituent defenestration
insurrection antiquary decimate insurgent antiquated

 

Latin 3 Quiz 17: Derivatives #161-170

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. the art and science of growing things that are found in gardens

____________ 2. of or like a dog; having to do with dogs

____________ 3. a person who cuts, polishes, and engraves precious stones

____________ 4. a dreamy musical piece appropriate to night

____________ 5. easily frightened; fearful

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words from the box below. Change them, if necessary, to make them grammatically correct.

6. His friends pointed out that he had ____________ heavily and asked for his keys.

7. The most interesting ____________ are those that interpose no barriers between birds and their human visitors.

8. Because of the extreme heat of the day, most desert animals are ____________.

9. Their life's focus destroyed, descendants of a proud race of hunters drink and watch TV in tiny, ____________ houses in rural Minnesota.

10. For three days the governor had heard the crowd ____________ for the reprieve of the convicted killer.

 

lapidary nocturnal imbibe timorous aviary
nocturne clamor horticulture dilapidated canine

 

Latin 3 Quiz 18: Derivatives #171-180

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. the cultivation of grapes for wine production

____________ 2. coming from the outside; extrinsic; additional; fortuitous

____________ 3. shining in the night

____________ 4. of, like, or having to do with wine

____________ 5. to shut up within walls, literally or figuratively; to entomb in a wall

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. Since grapes grow better in some years than in others, it makes sense to consider ____________ when selecting a good wine.

7. I must decline to answer until I have had a chance to ____________ the relevant literature.

8. German ____________ will sometimes take visitors to see the huge barrels of wine in their wine cellars.

9. A fresco is a particular kind of ____________, one that is painted on damp, fresh plaster so that the colors sink in.

10. Only a few ____________ actually walk about; most stay in or near their beds.

 

vintner immure peruse vinous noctilucent
vintage mural viniculture adventitious noctambulist

 

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