Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #11

  1. alienist
  2. donnybrook
  3. poseur
  4. roiled
  5. tropes

Put the correct word's number in each box:

John told his wife, "I'm so hungry I could eat a horse! I haven't eaten in weeks!" But his wife showed little interest in his . She told him to make himself something to eat.

The judge demanded that the take the stand and provide testimony about the defendant's mental health.

The constant increases in taxes the colonists; soon they spoke of revolution.

He claims to be a college graduate, but everyone knows he's just a . He has never attended a single college course.

The mayor had hoped the town meeting would be a civilized event at which people could express their concerns. The meeting, however, erupted into a and the police were called to quiet things down.

 

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