The Winepress vocabulary quiz

Choose the best word to fill the blank in each sentence.

1. The _______ in the kitchen was of garlic and onion.

a) aroma b) harvest c) vintage


2. My Dad lies about his taxes because he has _______ for the government.

a) fumes b) contempt c) cask


3. The host of the party _______ the guests by playing the piano.

a) gazed b) entertained c) flung


4. All of the men stared at the _______ woman who walked into the room.

a) ravishing b) decent c) gazed


5. My mother _______ my father's sisters because they made her feel like a child.

a) loathed b) poised c) dabbed


6. We didn't have any brown sugar, so I _______ to using cinnamon.

a) resorted b) shuddered c) gazed


7. My aunt _______ her cheeks with a tissue during the sad movie.

a) rooted b) dabbed c) loathed


8. The nation was grief-_______ when the President died.

a) poised b) stricken c) rooted


9. The _______ of the problem is that we only have one car.

a) harvest b) peasant c) root


10. Few people seek _______ in this country.

a) vintage b) game c) immigration