Good citizens don't try to remain _____________ from the problems and troubles in their communities.
Although every form of government has its ____________, democracy has more pluses and fewer mnuses than any other.
I criticize him not because he makes mistakes but because he constantly looks for a(n) _________________ to take the blame for them.
The defendent was found not guilty at his trial, but his punishment came when he was _____________ by all his friends.
We learned that beneath the old man's quiet and witdrawn manner, there was a charming and ______________ personality.
Although Hal was the only boy at the party wearing sneakers and an old sweatshirt, he did not seem at all ________________.
Instead of a(n) _________________ answer, all we got from her was, "In one sense, yes, but on the other hand, perhaps no."
It took four years of civil war to _______________ this nation of the curse of slavery.
Since we all know that you sing and play the piano beautifully, what need is there for you to ________________ your musical talents?
I have learned over the years that it is often possible to accomplish more by _______________ than by brute force.
Even though I assured my dying grandfather that I would visit him soon, I had a strange ___________________ that I would never see him again.
I think you will know who William S. Porter was if I tell you that he used the __________________ O. Henry.
The star basketball player _______________ in the admiration of every small child in the neighborhood.
She has such a(n) ________________ mind that she seems able to master complicated details without even taking notes.
The speaker could not be understood easily because he swallowed his words instead of ___________________ them clearly.
By the example of their own conduct, our parents ______________ in us a deep respect for people of all races, nationalitites, and religions.
In recent years, pollution of our waterways has had serious and sometimes fatal ___________________ on the wildlife that inhabits them.
The city planner said that in addition to building new housing, we should plan to _________________ many old buildings.
Can anything equal the overwhelming ________________ of a mother at the death of her child?
After the infamous attack on Pearl Harbor, the American people were _______________ in their determination to defeat the fascist powers.