maiden QuizEN[ˈmeɪdən] [-eɪdən]
- Choose the most appropriate answer for each question.
- Question 1 :
Thus the whole scene is a wilderness of brightness, less radiant but more touching than when processions of men and _______ bearing urns and laurel-branches, crowned with ivy or with myrtle, paced along those sandstone roads, chanting paeans and prosodial hymns, toward the glistening porches and hypaethral cells.
For the sake of these "lily-handed _______ so daintily occupied," to use the editor's words, and for their sakes alone, has he waded through so many pages of dense technicalities from Actinococcus to Wormskioldia.