Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #12

  1. anodyne
  2. bibelots
  3. claptrap
  4. muddleheaded
  5. raconteur

Put the correct word's number in each box:

We went to Columbia University to hear the famous author speak. Having read several of his books, replete with delicious anecdotes, we expected to hear a speech from a veteran . Instead, we endured two hours of . Maybe the author enjoyed praising himself, but we were bored.

The wino, apparently unaware we are living in 2003, babbled on about the need to end the Vietnam War.

The old lady spent her days decorating her house with various . She treasured sea shells from the North Carolina shore and tiny glass figurines.

An herbalist told Mary, who suffers from Generalized Anxiety Disorder, that she should drink chamomile tea for its effect.


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