Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #103

  1. cronyism
  2. détente
  3. entente
  4. meritocracy
  5. plebiscite

Put the correct word's number in each box:

Gone are the days of , when the president appointed family members and friends to top government positions. Today, the public sector is a : if you want to succeed in politics, you need to be talented.

In a cold war for most of the nineteenth century, the two nations abandoned their enmity, beginning a in 1910. By 1930 they had grown so close, they entered into an in which both countries agreed to boycott French goods and services.

Amendments to their constitution must be approved by . Their Senate has the sole responsibility of proposing amendments, but a vote of the people is required for adoption.

 

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