Let's enjoy this snippet from one of my favorite poems, T. S. Eliot's "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock:"
This word has Latin roots that mean "sitting in," as in "sitting in a hiding place, lying in wait, about to trap or attack someone."
"Especially insidious are electronic cigarettes, which are highly addictive and also lead teens toward traditional cigarette use."
Explain the meaning of "insidious" without saying "stealthy" or "like a snake in the grass."
Fill in the blanks: "Insidiously, (something bad) worked its way into (something or some place)."
Spend 20 seconds or more on the game below. Don’t skip straight to the review—let your working memory empty out first.
1. One opposite of INSIDIOUS is
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