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Synonym: Quiz


Question 1: The purpose of a ________ is to offer the user a listing of similar or related words; these are often, but not always, synonyms.
WordNetControlled vocabularyThesaurusDictionary

Question 2: Synonyms can be any ________ (e.g.
Grammatical particlePreposition and postpositionLexical categoryClassifier (linguistics)

Question 3: Some lexicographers claim that no synonyms have exactly the same meaning (in all contexts or social levels of language) because ________, orthography, phonic qualities, ambiguous meanings, usage, etc.
LinguisticsMorphology (linguistics)EtymologyHistorical linguistics

Question 4: ________ are words that sound or are spelled the same, but have different meanings.
HomonymPolysemyHomographHeterography and homography

Question 5: nouns, verbs, ________, adverbs or prepositions), as long as both members of the pair are the same part of speech.
Preposition and postpositionGerundPronounAdjective

Question 6: ________ are words with opposite or nearly opposite meanings.
-onymSynonymOpposite (semantics)Lexicon

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