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By William Shakespeare

There are numerous variations of A Midsummer Night's Dream. This academic version used to be created for self-improvement or in training for complex examinations. the ground of every web page is annotated with a mini-thesaurus of unusual phrases highlighted within the textual content, together with synonyms and antonyms. Designed for faculty districts, educators, and scholars looking to maximize functionality on standardized assessments, Webster’s paperbacks make the most of the truth that classics are often assigned readings. A operating glossary on the backside of every web page comes in handy to scholars who're actively construction their vocabularies in anticipation of taking PSAT®, SAT®, AP® (Advanced Placement®), GRE®, LSAT®, GMAT® or comparable examinations. This variation exposes the reader to a greatest variety of “difficult, and sometimes encountered” phrases in examinations. instead of offer a unmarried synonym, many are supplied for numerous meanings, permitting readers to higher clutch the paradox of the English language, and keep away from utilizing the notes as a natural crutch. Having the reader decipher a word’s which means inside context serves to enhance vocabulary retention and knowing. every one web page covers phrases now not already highlighted on earlier pages. PSAT® is a registered trademark of the varsity front exam Board and the nationwide benefit Scholarship company neither of which sponsors or endorses this ebook; SAT® is a registered trademark of the school Board which neither sponsors nor endorses this ebook; GRE®, AP® and complex Placement® are registered logos of the tutorial checking out carrier which neither sponsors nor endorses this publication, GMAT® is a registered trademark of the Graduate administration Admissions Council that is neither affiliated with this booklet nor endorses this booklet, LSAT® is a registered trademark of the legislation institution Admissions Council which neither sponsors nor endorses this product. All rights reserved.

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Dissembling: (adj) dissimulating, insincere; (n) pretense, deception, pretence, deceit, chicanery, feigning, hypocrisy, misrepresentation, pretending. marvel: (n, v) wonder; (n) prodigy, curiosity, phenomenon, amazement, miracle, portent, marl, surprise, admiration; (v) admire. ANTONYMS: (v) disregard; (n) nightmare. peril: (n, v) hazard, risk, endanger, menace, adventure; (n) danger, jeopardy, chance; (v) imperil, expose, compromise. ANTONYM: (n) security. perish: (v) expire, pass away, decease, go, fade, decay, depart, fall, pass, ruin, annihilate.

ANTONYMS: (adj) meaningful, wise, conscious, provoked, prudent, useful, worthwhile. slain: (v) slay; (adj) overthrown, mat, fallen, dejected, cast down. straightway: (adv) presently, forthwith, directly, right, anon, immediately, at once, straightforth, promptly; (adj) straight, immediate. 50 A Midsummer Night's Dream As he to me: would he have stol'n away From sleeping Hermia? I'll believe as soon This whole earth may be bor'd; and that the moon May through the centre creep and so displease Her brother's noontide with the antipodes.

Surfeit: (n) overabundance, excess, repletion, satiety, plethora, overflow, congestion; (v) cloy, gorge, satiate, pall. ANTONYMS: (n) shortage, need, necessity, deficit; (v) deplete. tedious: (adj) tiresome, boring, dreary, slow, heavy, humdrum, irksome, lifeless; (adj, v) monotonous, arid, dry. ANTONYMS: (adj) exciting, varied, easy, readable, lively, entertaining, enthralling, brisk, concise, exotic, pleasant. 38 A Midsummer Night's Dream The %deepest loathing to the stomach brings; Or, as the heresies that men do leave Are hated most of those they did deceive; So thou, my surfeit and my heresy, Of all be hated, but the most of me!

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