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Discreet

Indiscreet

2

Sensitive

Insensitive

3

Convincing

Unconvincing

4

Relevant

Irrelevant

5

Efficient

Inefficient

6

Responsible

Irresponsible

7

Grateful

Ungrateful

8

Loyal

Disloyal

9

Means impossible to eat

Inedible

10

Means unable to read or write

Illiterate

11

Means not having a job

Unemployed

12

Means spelled incorrectly

Misspelled

13

I almost always find that I _____ with her opinion.

Disagree

14

I'm sure he's lying, but it's going to be hard to _____ his story.

Disprove

15

After a short speech, the President _____ the new statue.

Unveiled

16

It took the movers an hour to _____ our things from the van.

Unload

17

Their telephone was _____ because they didn't pay their last bill.

Disconnected

18

What kind of oven cooks things fast?

Microwave

19

What kind of drug can help somebody with an infection?

Antibiotic

20

What kind of company has branches in many countries?

Multinational

21

What is a student who is studying for an advanced degree?

Postgraduate

22

What is an underground railroad (US) or an underground passage (UK)?

Subway

23

Honest

Dishonest

24

The runner was _____ after a blood test.

Disqualified

25

To pronounce incorrectly

Mispronounce

26

To have to work too hard

Overworked

27

To be paid too little

Underpaid

28

To date a check with a date that will be later than the real date

Postdate

29

The man who used to be her husband

Ex-husband

30

To write it again

Rewrite

31

To state the facts incorrectly

Misstated