When the sergeant ordered the new recruits to line up for drills, his ________ tone and manner suggested that he was totally in charge of the recruits.
OA: A: imperious; E: peremptory
|Subject||Tone and manner|
|Information||He was totally in charge of …|
|Plug In Word||commanding|
|Pair 1||Imperious, peremptory|
|Pair 2||Taciturn, laconic|
|Pair 3||Mercurial, temperamental|