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If you are not doing well in a particular subject, you may want to ____ your way of studying it.
Few figures in history or literature are as severely tested by fortune's ____ as Job in the Old Testament.
A great many people lost their fortunes and even their lives in the ____ brought on by the French Revolution
It is a jury's job to ____ the truth by carefully evaluating all the evidence presented at trail.
The paintings of animals and human hands in Spain's Altamira caves are among the odlest ____ specimens of Stone Age art.
Jewels and other objects once ____ with Egypt's pharaohs can now be seen in numerous museums all over the world.
When it came to drilling troops, the Revolutionary War general Baron Friedrich von Steuben was something of a ____
Stalin elimintated many potential ricals by accusing them of all sorts of ____ acts that they did not commit
Letters and diary entries may reveal a person's lifelong struggle to gain some control over ____ emotio
Relief agencies regularly make ____ appeals for aid for victims of wa, terrorism, and natural disasters
The task of summarizing the ___ reports issued by government agencies may fall to members of a legislator's staff.
The senator agred to ____ opposition to the proposed bill if some of its more controvesial provisions were substantially modified.
A person who has been ____ about by many dreadfulmisfortunes will either become stronger or suffer a complete breakdown.
In a natural history museum, we can see physical remains of many species of animals that are no longer ____
In our frantic search for the missing papers, we overturned everything in the room, leaving it in a complete ____
Shakespeare tells us that "the evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft ____ with their bones."
We are petitioning the council to ____ its procedures so that all citizens will have a chance to express their opinions
It is particularly ____ for citizens to fail to vote in national elections and then complain about the government
Are we justified in showing visitors only the most attractive and interesting sections of our cities, towns, or villages while keeping them away from the ____ neighborhoods where so many people live?
Those accused of crimes are sometimes willing to ____ their accomplices in return for immunity from prosecution
Who would not feel depressed on entering that ____ old courtroom, with its dim lighting and dark, massive fournishings!
Confident that she could present the case effectively to a judge, the lawyer advised her client to ____ his right to a jury trial
A person who changes from one politcal party to another on the basis of honest conviction should not be regarded as a ____
The trunk of the car was so ____ that it held all our skiing equipment as well as our other luggage
The recordds of the school board meeting on the proposed bond issue are so ____ that it would take me a week to read them
One of the signs of maturity is the ability to ____ the difference between things that are secondary and things that are truly important
We Americans are proud that each change of the national administration, far from being ____ , is carried out in a peaceful and friendly manner
I didn't expect you to like my suggestion, but I was shocked by your bitter and ____ criticism of it
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