Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #115

  1. Cook's tour
  2. blatherskite
  3. cock-a-hoop
  4. impecunious
  5. sententious

Put the correct word's number in each box:

Professor Precept is a pithy, moralizing man. One of the professor's favorite aphorisms is "Neither a borrower nor a lender be."

Shut up, you ! No one wants to hear your buncombe.

The C.E.O. won't have time to view all of our operations, so I'll give him a . We'll take a look at only the most essential areas of our department.

"The American courts assist those in penury. As you are penniless," the judge told the suspect, "the court will appoint a public defender to you. Our Constitution guarantees gratis representation for people."

"Victory is ours!" the conquering commander exclaimed .


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