- credulity (as incredulous)
- surreptitious (as surreptitiously)
- venerate (as venerable)
- vex (as vexation)
I remember preparing years in advance for my SAT test. It involved taking plenty of time to make my own flash cards and amass knowledge of context by reading newspapers, magazines, and--of course--books. In that vein, I recommend:
- buying and reading Air.
- going to Goodreads to take the quiz about how the above words are used for meaning and in the story:
Air (Air Trilogy Book 1) Quiz