GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 2 - Applying the Meanings
You were ______________to claim that you knew all the answers.
Declaring that you are sure to win is another example of your ________________.
Customers plan to ________________that store if it continues to overcharge.
The fans called off their _______________when the teams agreed to lower ticket charges.
Picking up litter was the first step in the ______________to clean up the town center.
General Sherman's four-month-long Atlanta __________________ ended with the fall of that city on September 2, 1864.
The bride and groom exchanged rings during the wedding _______________.
Following a divorce, each parent may want ______________of the children.
The new officer took the thief into ______________.
By lying to cover up his cheating Sam ______________himself even more.
Losing the trophy because one player had taken a bribe was a __________________ experience.
The customs officers ____________us while they searched our bags.
The conductor _____________her arms as a signal to the orchestra to be ready.
I wish to ___________my apologies for behaving so badly.
The exhibition was so popular that the museum decided to _____________it by a week.
The property _____________for a half mile beyond the river.
In 1948, President Truman ________________the armed forces of the United States.
In the 1950s many people opposed the ___________________ of restaurants and other public places.
Ranchers ___________sick animals from the herd to prevent diseases from spreading.
One of the goals of the Civil Rights Movement was to end racial ________________in the United States.
Saddam Hussein was the ___________ruler of Iraq until his overthrow in 2003.
The mayor declared that eliminating homelessness was the _____________challenge for the city.
Helen Keller's graduation from college was a _______________.
The dancer who was invited to audition shot a look of ____________at those who were not so lucky.
The winner of the national spelling bee _______________over forty-nine other contestants.
The _______________skater was given a hero's welcome on her return from the Olympic Games.
We will ______________the house at the end of June to make way for the people moving in.
The foreman looked grim as she announced the ____________.
The ____________on the new computer is that it does twice the work in half the time.
Working for another research company ________________the agreement she made with her previous employer.
The vandals who _____________the cemetery by knocking over gravestones had to restore it.
Revealing the secret to your friends was a ____________of the trust placed in you.
A look of trium is one that
shows the joy of victory.
A degrading rule is one that
causes shame or disgrace.
A supreme test is one
that is greater than all others.
a feeling of self-importance.
A violation of an agreement is
the act of breaking it.
the state of being held by the police.
To extend something is to
increase its length.
A campaign is
a series of military actions.
To integrate a business is to
open it up to people of all races.
The speaker called on us to take part in the (organized refusal to attend performances) of theater companies that employ nonunion actors.
Greenpeace is (taking part in a series of actions) to stop the killing of whales.
The king of Norway presents the Nobel Peace Prize at a (formal event in honor of the occasion) held in Oslo.
The separate companies were (brought together and formed) into one large corporation.
The people in the courtroom eagerly awaited the (decision reached at the end of the trial).
Conditions in the jail (take away the self-respect of) the prisoners housed there.
The immigrants were (kept from going on their way) by inspectors who demanded to see their papers.
Students felt that their privacy was being (treated in a disrespectful and improper way) when their lockers were searched.
(The separation of the size of different races) in public schools was outlawed in 1954.
During the fire drill, students (moved out of) the school in an orderly way.
The children will remain in the state's (care and control) until their parents can be located.