Good citizens don't try to remain _____________ from the problems and troubles in their communities.
Although every form of government has its ____________, democracy has more pluses and fewer mnuses than any other.
I criticize him not because he makes mistakes but because he constantly looks for a(n) _________________ to take the blame for them.
The defendent was found not guilty at his trial, but his punishment came when he was _____________ by all his friends.
We learned that beneath the old man's quiet and witdrawn manner, there was a charming and ______________ personality.
Although Hal was the only boy at the party wearing sneakers and an old sweatshirt, he did not seem at all ________________.
Instead of a(n) _________________ answer, all we got from her was, "In one sense, yes, but on the other hand, perhaps no."
Since we all know that you sing and play the piano beautifully, what need is there for you to ________________ your musical talents?
I have learned over the years that it is often possible to accomplish more by _______________ than by brute force.
Even though I assured my dying grandfather that I would visit him soon, I had a strange ___________________ that I would never see him again.
I think you will know who William S. Porter was if I tell you that he used the __________________ O. Henry.
The star basketball player _______________ in the admiration of every small child in the neighborhood.
She has such a(n) ________________ mind that she seems able to master complicated details without even taking notes.
The speaker could not be understood easily because he swallowed his words instead of ___________________ them clearly.
By the example of their own conduct, our parents ______________ in us a deep respect for people of all races, nationalitites, and religions.
In recent years, pollution of our waterways has had serious and sometimes fatal ___________________ on the wildlife that inhabits them.
The city planner said that in addition to building new housing, we should plan to _________________ many old buildings.