Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #16

  1. doyen
  2. doyenne
  3. fakir
  4. rara avis
  5. scabrous

Put the correct word's number in each box:

Best and Green are well into their eighties but still maintain full lecture schedules. Professor Greg Best is the and Professor Mary Green is the of the faculty.

Janet divorced Tom to marry Tom's brother. Is it any surprise everyone found family reunions to be affairs?

Mother Theresa, with her unbridled generosity, was a in a self-centered world.

He claimed to be an accomplished stock broker from New York and said he could make us rich. Once he skipped town with thousands of our dollars we realized he was a .

 

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