Card Set Information
List of vocabulary to study for AFOQT
A deviation from the standard; not typical
EX: Tommy threw the green ball 96 miles per hour according to the radar gun--I wondered if he could normally throw the ball that hard, or if that was an
A means of approach or admittance (e.g. to an area or organization)
EX: I have no clue why my ID badge didn't allow
into the lab today.
EX: The office is all in
with your proposal.
Wise proverb or saying (e.g. "Too soon old, too late smart")
EX: Experience bears out the old
"out of sight, out of mind."
EX: He had been spying on his
for a long time now, preparing for war.
One who speaks in favor of or on behalf of another
EX: I decided to be an
on the community dedicated to saving whales.
Wealth or abundance
EX: She is an
widow who gives generously to many worthwhile charities.
List of items to accomplished or discussed
EX: Becky what's on the
for the meeting this afternoon?
Cheerful willingness or ready response
EX: He accepted the new job with such
that the manager was looking forward to his first work day.
An assumed name or pseudodym, used for purposes of deception, as a pen name or the like
EX: I didn't want all of the fame or attention so I created an
to use for my books.
An indirect reference to something else, especially in literature; a hint
EX: In the short story we read in class today the author made an
to the passage in the bible about Noah.
between the two bordering nations put the populations at ease.
Lawlessness, disorder; a lack of government control of effectiveness
EX: A group of people without laws and consequences would result in total