A ________ employee paid for the team's Little League uniforms.
The judges __________ to hear the case.
Students need a parent's _____ to go on the field trip.
The committee made ______ inquiries into the candidate's past.
The English teacher left the choice of books to our __________.
The puzzle so ______ me that I lost track of time.
The ______ conversation made everyone oblivious to the ringing doorbell.
Historians _____ Eleanor Roosevelt for her work on human rights.
The players credit their success to the great _______ they feel for their coach.
An _______ member of the scientific community was the unanimous choice to head the task force on air pollution.
Some donors _______ the value of their contributions to the campaign.
Saying that your baseball card collection is worth thousands of dollars is quite an ___________.
Central Park is an _______ green expanse in the middle of Manhattan.
The team made _______ preparations for the Himalayan expedition.
The guests on the talk show told a ______ tale of being followed by creatures from outer space.
Spectators saw the most ______ costumes at the Mardi Gras parade.
The way stage magicians do their tricks _______ me.
Benedict Arnold _________ against his own country to help the British.
Mary, Queen of Scots, was beheaded when Elizabeth I learned of her _______ against the throne.
The Amazon River is one of the great ______ of nature.
The world _______ at the pictures of astronauts walking on the moon.
It would be ________ if we made contact with intelligent life elsewhere in the universe.
The school play has a _________ part for a versatile actor.
The ambassador's ________ was to arrange a meeting with the prime minister.
The _______ from Israel agreed to resume the peace talks.
The captives looked for an ________ to escape.
This job offers plenty of _________ for a diligent young person.
The little boy who found the lost puppy didn't want to ________ it.
The _______ lived in splendor while his people lived in squalor.
Joseph Stalin's ________ over the people of the Soviet Union did not end until his death in 1953.
Success quickly ________ fear.
A tyrant is
an unjust ruler.
A benevolent person is one who
is kind to others.
To intrigue someone
is to be very interesting to that person.
is a chance to get ahead.
To marvel is to
be filled with wonder.
A mission is
a group sent to do a special task.
An esteemed friend is one
who is looked up to.
Extensive claims are those that
cover a wide range.
A fantastic musical piece
is one that sounds very strange.
The lawyers (think highly of) the judge's opinion in this case.
By sheer perseverance we (won a complete victory over) our adversaries.
The employees will ask for a raise at the next (time that seems right for doing so).
My parents (gave their permission) when I asked if I could have a pet.
The search for the missing plane was (carried out over a large area) but failed to reveal any trace of wreckage.
When I said that the fish weighed twenty pounds, I was (claiming it to be much larger than it really was).
The Taj Mahal is one of the (great and wonderful sights) of India.
The patient can rely on the doctor's (ability to handle matters widely).
If you found the conversation so (interesting that it took up your whole attention), why can you not remember what was said?
The campaign manager had to (give up) her claim to a share of the money.
The masks worn during the secret ceremony were (so strange as to be almost unbelievable).