Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #125

  1. absinthe
  2. apparatchiks
  3. attenuated
  4. autochthonous
  5. mau-mau

Put the correct word's number in each box:

During the Second Red Scare, Senator McCarthy believed Soviet had infiltrated the United States government.

Known for its anise flavor, the highly-alcoholic was banned in the United States in 1912.

Once a populous and booming city, four years of famine the population and the economy.

"We got a big desert out there," General Sanchez said in an attempt to the political dissident. The general continued with a menacing stare, "A couple of my boys could carry a body out there in the middle of the night. It'd be years before anyone found the bones."

After three decades of trading with the Brits, English had almost completely replaced the language of the natives.

 

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