Jane Eyre Vocabulary - Sentence Completion
Terms in this set (40)
She felt great _________ toward him because he was always rude.
The sarcastic remarks he made to the Queen showed that he was __________.
The teacher's ___________ ability to sense when students were passing notes made the students wonder whether she was psychic.
The travel agent suggested that I ___________ her brochure while she finished up her conversation with another client.
The English tutor's _________ head made him look older than he really was.
Because of his devilish _____________ and furtive movements, I immediately distrusted him.
Each day at ____________ the horses are led into the stable for the night.
Your absence was __________________ because you never miss a Spurs home game.
I hope that the medication will ____________ the symptoms caused by your illness.
A good teacher will do his best to make his class interesting and stimulating rather than __________.
The ___________ arrival of warm, sunny weather on the day of their wedding made people even more optimistic about their marriage.
Her ____________ comments about the sacred ceremony angered others in attendance.
As a(n) ______________, I had no hope of being able to beat such an accomplished expert.
The existence of such advanced technology 2,000 years ago is a(n) _______________ that continues to puzzle scientists and historians.
Her skillful and seductive ______________ made the lovestruck boy putty in her hands.
He was deaf to the _____________ tone of my comments; he thought I was actually praising his terrible work.
My wife had little sympathy for my ______________ manner, especially my decision to dress completely in black for a week, after the Spurs were eliminated from the playoffs.
Many action heroes in the movies are known for being ___________, limiting their speech to occasional one-liners.
Many high school students long for the ___________ days of their early childhood, when there was no homework to torment them.
Because of its trite lyrics and absence of any passion or intensity, Rebecca Black's "Friday" is one of the most scorned examples of _____________ pop music, but it's really not much worse than many popular songs.
The gentle curve of her nose and other aspects of her ___________ seemed to suggest that she was a sweet, kind person.
Your claim that you have the solutions to all of the world's major problems shows a great deal of ______________.
Her ______________ use of spices makes the dish flavorful without being overwhelming.
Since he is a second-semester senior, his ______________ is disappointing but not surprising; many students neglect their schoolwork as they approach graduation.
The __________ progress of the disease could not be stopped by medical treatment or by prayer.
I was more than slightly _____________ when he claimed he could dunk on a 15-foot-high rim.
Their breakup was painful but ___________; they wished each other well despite their past conflicts.
The dog was amazingly _______________, continuing to hold on to the towel even after I lifted him off the ground.
Teachers often enjoy students who make __________, challenging comments in class that stimulate discussion.
His ___________ behavior, which often involved insulting or simply ignoring others, made him unpopular among his classmates.
I show my _________ support of the Spurs in public by cheering after every good play and talking trash about their opponents.
When Kobe hit a last-second shot to beat the Spurs, a(n) _____________ of anger and disappointment shook me.
The ______________ will of the Spurs' championship teams helped them win many hard-fought games; they simply refused to lose.
When fewer than half of eligible voters actually vote, there is surely a great deal of ____________ toward the election.
Grain can be added or removed through a(n) __________ in the top of the container.
His _____________ refusal to admit his obvious mistake despite my well-reasoned arguments made me feel extremely frustrated.
Her long hours of ____________ practice paid off when she won the regional tournament.
Sam's exaggerated _____________ to his uncle's wishes made Uncle John feel that he was being treated like a senile old man.
Do I _____________ a hint of skepticism in your tone?
The team's overwhelming talent and youth assures their eventual ______________ as their skill grows and they gain experience.