Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #174

  1. nebbish
  2. nonpareil
  3. pleonastic
  4. relict
  5. seraphim

Put the correct word's number in each box:

The haphazard roads of downtown Manhattan are a result of the paths of transportation in the 17th Century Dutch settlement called New Amsterdam.

"Welcome to the first day of training for ," instructor Isaiah told the aspiring angels. "We'll cover spontaneous combustion later in the course, but for now, repeat after me: Holy, holy, holy, is the LORD of hosts: the whole earth is full of his glory."

His souffles are without equal, his Hollandaise sauce the best in the world. Everyone knows he is a chef .

"Oy vey!" Sheila belted at her daughter. "You're telling me you want to marry the Rosenbaum boy? He's a ...a nothing...a weakling. Your father and I raised you to marry a doctor or a lawyer...how could you do this to us?!?!"

Driving down Route 46, I noticed the billboard announcing the bank's grand opening. It attempted to lure customers with the offer: Visit us on opening day and get a free gift! Marketing employing expressions really ticks me off, I thought.

 

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