The tongue that brings healing is a tree of life, but a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
Pleasant words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.
He who guards his mouth and tongue keeps himself from calamity.
The tongue that brings _______ is a tree of life, but a _______ tongue crushes the spirit. Proverbs 15:4
word, wrath, harsh, anger
A gentle _____ turns away ____, but a ____ word stirs up ____. Proverbs 15:1
Honeycomb, soul, bones
Pleasant words are a ________, sweet to the ___ and healing to the _____. Proverbs 16:24
Guards, mouth, tongue, calamity
He who _____ his _____ and ______ keeps himself from _______. Proverbs 21:23
A sentence _______ does NOT express a complete thought
Use ______ to separate items in a series
Use ______ to separate two or more adjectives modifying a noun
Use a ______ before and, but, or, nor, for, and yet
Use _______ to set off nonessential clauses and nonessential participial phrases.
Use a ______ after words such as well, yes, no, and why when they begin sentences
Use _______ to set off expressions that interrupt: appositives and appositive phrases, words used in direct address, and parenthetical expressions.
Use a ______ in the following conventional situations: to separate items in dates and addresses; after the salutation of a friendly letter and after the closing of any letter; and after a name followed by Ph.D., etc.