Dave's Choice Words: Exercise #177

  1. memento mori
  2. magnum
  3. mastic
  4. meretricious
  5. moued

Put the correct word's number in each box:

"Alas, poor Yorick. I knew him...a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy. But tonight, in this graveyard, his fleshless countenance serves only as a : a reminder that I too—perhaps one day soon—will shuffle off this mortal coil and join Yorik here, not to feast, but to be feasted on by the worms and maggots."

The last time I was in Greece I tried some -flavored chewing gum. At first it was a bit bitter, but after a while I enjoyed the pine-like flavor.

"I wouldn't say that Bianca is Cassio's girlfriend," Desdemona said to Emilia. "Their relationship is . Yes, she pleasures him...but only for an hourly fee."

Our CEO is usually not one to divulge corporate secrets, but pour a of wine down his hatch and you can begin your insider trading as soon as the markets open.

"Young adults are forbidden from discussing carnal matters," Sister Mary whenever our conversation turned even slightly prurient. We knew, however, that her indignation wasn't genuine as she frequently uttered double entendres with a sly grin.

 

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