Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop – Level B – Unit 6 – Sentences

question

browsing
answer

Is there any sight in the world more restful than cows _____ in a meadow alongside a little brook?
question

makeshift
answer

When unexpected guests turned up on the doorstep, I hurriedly made a few _____ arrangements to accommodate them.
question

snared
answer

After the angler _____ the fish, he unhooked it from his line and threw it back into the stream.
question

quaint
answer

When we visited Salem, Massachusetts, last year, we were charmed by the _____ eighteenth-century houses in the town.
question

marginal
answer

I like to write _____ notes in a book alongside important material, but I never do so unless the book belongs to me.
question

vengeance
answer

Instead of seeking personal _____ for the wrong that has been done to you, why don’t you look for justice under the law?
question

frustrated
answer

After several unsuccessful attempts to catch the waiter’s eye, I became more than a little _____.
question

utmost
answer

Safety measures are of the _____ importance when you are planning a canoe trip over rivers filled with dangerous rapids.
question

grim
answer

When we saw the _____ expression on the poor man’s face, we realized that the situation was indeed serious.
question

dynamic
answer

There is quite a contrast between the _____ administration that now runs that country and the “do-nothing” regime that preceded it.
question

scrimped
answer

For months I _____ on everything to save enough money to buy the replacement tires for my bicycle.
question

inimitable
answer

Many books have been written about boys, but none of them can match the _____ qualities in the tales of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn.
question

eradicate
answer

We may not be able to _____ crime in our community, but if we go about it in the right way, I am sure we can reduce it greatly.
question

duped
answer

I was _____ into trusting him, and I have paid a heavy price for being misled so easily.
question

anonymous
answer

Although we know who wrote such famous epics as the Aeneid and the Iliad, the author of Beowulf remains _____.
question

pending
answer

The suspect was held in the local police station, _____ the outcome of the investigation.
question

reluctant
answer

The eyewitness was _____ to tell the police all that she had seen, but we convinced her that it was the only right thing to do.
question

prescribed
answer

It took the pharmacist about an hour to prepare the medicine that the doctor had _____ for my illness.
question

previews
answer

Each unit in the textbook opens with a section that _____ the chapter materials.
question

prominent
answer

The most _____ feature of the skyline of that little town in Iowa is the four-story grain elevator.

Get instant access to
all materials

Become a Member