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repeatedly

They were calling __________ for assistance, but to no avail.

REPEAT

influential

For many people Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) is the most ....... figure in the history of western classical music. INFLUENCE

extraordinary

His ..... talent was already clearly evident as a young man. ORDINARY

zealously

The exacted whereabouts of the party's true accounts was a _________ guarded secret. ZEAL

mercifully

........., he survived a rather unconventional childhood. MERCY

upbringing

His ...... was all the more strange because of the attitude of his parents. BRING

disabling

He did not find his blindness .....; on the contrary, his other senses were heightened in compensation. ABLE

underachiever

Despite his great grades from school, he was regarded as an ..... at work because of his laziness. ACHIEVE

unrelated

Chalk and cheese are totally _____________ to each other. RELATE

heightened

The tension was ______________ by the clever use of music in the shower scene of Psycho. HIGH

elusive

The identity of the girl who lay closest to his heart remains ....... to this day. ELUDE

incurable

Unfortunately, his increasing deafness was ....... CURE

enabling

If you say nothing about his drinking, I'm afraid you're just ______________ his addiction. ABLE

apparently

If yoga tends to arouse practitioners, it ________________ has an even greater effect on gurus. APPEAR

gratification

Instant _________________ is the great promise of postmodern culture, but at what cost? GRATIFY

resemblance

His passport photo bore little ____________ to his actual appearance. RESEMBLE

assailant

His ______________ disappeared down a sidestreet right after the assault. ASSAIL

imperfections

Whatever the antique, ________________ tend to reduce the value quite dramatically.

hindsight

With the benefit of ______________, it's easy to see what went wrong. SIGHT

overestimated

I fear I have _______________ your abilities. This project does not meet the required standards. ESTIMATE

inactivity

Avoid long periods of ______________ - why not renew your gym membership? ACT

procedural

Your psychometric test results will be delayed due to ____________ errors in our system. PROCEED

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