Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop – Level B – Unit 1 – Sentence

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alight
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As we sat at the side of the lake, we enjoyed watching the wild geese swoop down and _____ on the surface of the water.
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recompence
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She was so happy and grateful that I felt more than _____ for all that I had tried to do to help her.
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interminable
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After the big party, cleaning up, which was supposed to take “just a few minutes,” proved to be an almost _____ job.
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adjacent
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Although they lived in a house _____ to ours, we never really got to know them well.
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germinate
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In only a few days, the seeds that I had planted in the fertile soil of the garden vegan to _____ and take root.
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resume
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When I applied for the job, I left a(n) _____ of my previous work experience with the personnel office.
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disrupted
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Our carefully laid plans were completely _____ by sudden and totally unexpected turn of events.
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foretaste
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The “comming attractions” shown before the main feature gave us a distinct _____ of what the next film would be like.
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insinuate
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Though they didn’t say it in so many words, they did _____ that I was responsible for the accident.
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trivial
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I never would have thought that so bitter and long-lasting a quarrel could result from such a(n) _____ and unimprtant cause.
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dynasty
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In the 11th century, a foreign warlord invaded the country and set up a(n) _____ that ruled for more than 250 years.
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truce
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After the warring nations had agreed to a(n) _____, they faced the far more dificult task of working out a real peace.
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renovate
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Although the building is old and needs repair, we are convinced that we can _____ it without spending a lot of money.
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hurtled
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During the exciting chase, the police cars _____ through the town.
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vicious
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Though my dog Rover is huge and fierce-looking, children ar fond of him because he doesn’t have a(n) _____ disposition.
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trickle
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We need lare sums of money to keep our school system going, but we are getting only a(n) _____ of funds from the state.
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humdrum
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Many people who lead rather _____ lives get a great thrill from watching the exciting adventures of TV and movie superheroes.
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interrogate
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The judge said to the lawyer, “You have a right to _____ the witness, but there is no need to bully her.”
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sullen
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The suspect’s only reaction to the detective’s question was a wry smile and _____ silence.
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barren
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As the drought continued without a letup, the once fertile farmlands of the region slowly became _____ “dust bowls.”

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