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wordly wise book 8 lesson 15 ex sentences

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Ascertain
Ms. Jenckes sent Terry to *** the cause of the delay.
Chastise
A hundred years ago disruptive students were ***d with a cane.
Cull
Game wardens *** the deer herd when it grows too large for the food supply.
desist
Both sides must *** from shooting while their leaders meet to negotiate.
discredit
Mike was ***ed by his own actions.
encroach
We pruned the branches of the maple tree that ***ed on our property.
foreboding
It was with *** that we began to search for the missing child.
Humane
What is *** treatment for a horse with a broken leg?
irrational
As she approached the house, Candace felt an *** fear inside herself.
lurid
My parents will not give me permission to see that movie because of several *** scenes it contains.
perpetuate
The division of the country into sections for each religious group only ***s the hostility they feel toward each other.
restive
We grew *** as we awaited permission to return to our flooded house.
stamina
Jill claims that running five miles a day has built up her ***.
surveillance
Because the police believed the suspect would contact his sister, they placed her under round-the-clock ***.
chastise
It is embarrassing to be ***d in public.
defer
General Rankin ***red a decision on moving troops forward until he heard from his scouts.
defer
My uncle usually ***s to my aunt, who is a doctor, when someone in the family is sick.
deference
Our parents taught my brother and me to show *** to our elders.
discredit
New scientific evidence often ***s earlier theories.
lurid
The dense smog gave the rays of the setting sun a *** cast.