Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #147

  1. nescience
  2. sabermetrics
  3. scatological
  4. somnambulism
  5. soteriology

Put the correct word's number in each box:

The biologist collected fecal samples for a study. The droppings will help identify the animals' diets.

"Ladies and gentlemen of the jury," the defense attorney began. "In this case, I will not claim that my client didn't kill his wife. He did. But, I will prove to you—beyond any doubt—that my client cannot be held responsible for the killing as he was sleep-walking at the time. I will provide six expert witnesses who will attest to my client's long history of ."

"Believe me, I have studied for decades," the frank Reverend Crane told the young woman, pointing his crooked finger at the tip of her nose. "And I can tell you that if you don't change your whorish ways, you have no chance of salvation!"

I spotted her, walking in my direction, on 47th Street. When she was within earshot, I extended my hand and said, "Pardon my . I saw you last week at Mary McNeil's party, but I never got your name."

"Yeah, we could try to recruit Joe Hahn. He's sure popular these days," the baseball team owner told the coach. "But you know me, I go by , and Hahn's stats just ain't good enough."

 

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