VCR Lesson 7 Presentation
Fill in the Blank Exercise
ac = ad (L.) "to," "toward"
Synonyms and Antonyms
- Content (Indirect antonym- if you are content with the amount you have of something, you do not desire more)
Exercises in the Book
Identify the Synonym
An acquisitive coin collector a. curious b. querulous c. clever d. knowledgable e. grasping
Contestants on game shows must be intellectually acquisitive in order to summon answers to questions on a wide variety of subjects.
(6) Information-collecting spies --> Acquisitive
Incorrect Usage Exercise
b. Bob's acquisition of the large inheritance meant he did not have to work another day in his life.
c. People viewed her as a greedy person because of the acquisitiveness of her ways.
d. The acquisitive collector marveled at his completed collection.