We ___________cruelty in all its forms.
The caste system was _________________to Gandhi.
Maribel's _________________manner brought her many friends.
The counselor welcomed the young campers with such ________________that not one felt homesick.
Don't take ______________my suggestion for improving your drawing.
Although the door to the school was wide open when we arrived at 7:30, nothing in the office seemed __________at first.
Failing my driver's test for the third time lef tme completely __________________.
"Please, please, let me have a dog," Augustin _____________his parents; "I promise to take care of it!"
The umpire ignored the manager's ________________to reverse the call.
Even though I saw Platoon over a week ago, the music continues to ____________me.
Ishmael ______________the waterfront, hoping to find a job on a whaling ship.
The Headless Horseman _____________the hollow where Ichabod Crane rode his horse.
A raging current ____________their raft downstream toward the waterfall.
Hatred of slavery _______________Harriett Tubman to return repeatedly to the South to help other slaves escape.
We had an ________________wait at the airport because the heavy snowstorm shut down the runways.
My grandfather looked kindly, but he was really quite ________________.
Parents who had been separated from their children at the beginning of the war felt ____________joy when they were reunited in the refugee camp.
__________insights from Thoreau and Gandhi influenced Martin Luther King's ideas about non-violent protest.
Jamie became a _______________when his wife died, refusing to even answer his mail.
Our neighbors are so ______________that we hardly see them from one year to the next.
We loved to hear our shouts ________________as we ran through the old tunnel.
Ben Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanack offered _________advise to the colonists.
When I need advice, I consult my grandmother, the family ____________.
___________and onion are essential ingredients for a good turkey stuffing.
The British soldiers, tiring of the speakers ___________ about high taxes on tea, ordered the crowd to move along.
Marie tried to look brave as the nurse prepared to give her an injection, but her ________________ lower lip betrayed her.
In a ______________voice, Alejandro began his first appearance as Prospero.
If something is amiss,
it is not right.
To impel something is
to move it along.
An interminable answer is one
that seems to have no end.
An entreaty is
an earnest request.
To haunt a place
is to spend time there repeatedly.
A tirade is
a long, angry speech.
An abhorrent remark
is one that causes disgust.
A profound statement is
one that expresses deep understanding.
An irascible person is one who
is easily angered.
are words spoken in fear.
What on earth (was it that made) you to talk back to the principal?
Rachel (has a very strong dislike of) people who say one thing but do another.
Rumbling thunder (continued to echo) through the long narrow valley.
Born in China thousands of years ago, Lao-tzu is still considered a (person who possessed great wisdom).
Tony's first pitch went (in an imperfect way), almost striking the batter.
My sister was (feeling very discouraged) when she was unable to participate in the violin competition.
Frederick Douglass (earnestly begged) his audience to work to abolish slavery.
In order to think and write, Thoreau lived a (separate and solitary) life for two years at Walden Pond.
Juliet's voice was (shaking and unsteady) with grief as she begged the nurse to comfort her.
Garrison Keillor's (pleasant and gracious manner) has made him a popular radio host.