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The Inca classes __________against each other to win the Jog-A-Thon prize.
compete
The confused expression on her face showed that she was having a ___________about whether she should watch TV or read for her Accelerated Reader test.
conflict
American _________is filled with stories about pioneer adventures and self-reliant people.
folklore
To be a fast typist, you have to be able to ___________the keyboard very quickly.
manipulate
Walt Masters ____________the qualities of confidence and courage.
possesses
People in the eastern United States are preparing to face the __________of snow and hail in the coming months.
rigor
The team is playing the school’s _________and so many people will come to watch the game.
rival
My collie dog ___________his fur on the couch, and I always become covered with his hair when I sit there.
sheds
The __________in the abandoned house was so bad that the neighbors demanded that the house be cleaned up.
squalor
If I try to close my eyes and________myself making a winning goal in soccer, maybe I will.
visualize
Before buying the very expensive painting, Mr. Ajemian wanted to make sure that it was an _______Van Gogh painting.
authentic
It is very hard to sew if the needle is __________instead of sharp.
blunt
Our tent was leaking, so it wasn’t a very good _________from the storm.
haven
The __________family from Argentina is finding that English is a very confusing language to learn.
immigrant
Children love to play with doll houses and all the ________furniture that fits in them.
miniature
Maple syrup is made from the sweet sap that _________out of the trees in the fall.
oozes
When George stuffs food in his mouth, his mother says that he is eating like a ____________bear who has been in hibernation for months.
ravenous
My mother always tells me to stand up straight so that I will have good ______________.
posture
I love my uncle Jack because he can ________interesting stories about my grandparents and my great-grandparents.
recount
I have to clean out my closet , so I have to figure out which toys and games I want to give away and which I want to _______________.
retain
It's fun to see all the eighth graders in their caps and gowns at the graduation ______.
ceremony
My brother and sister went to the store with my mom, and so the house was very quiet and _________
tranquil
Christmas holodays can be ______because there is so much shopping, cooking, and decorating to do.
hectic
Dust of Snow is a _________poem because it describes the personal feelings of the poet.
lyric
That house has ocean views on three sides because it sits right on the point of the _________.
peninsula
It is very _______that I will not be in school tomorrow because I am beginning to feel very sick.
probable
Our car broke down in the mountains, so we had to ________our vacation there in order to get it fixed.
prolong
Happy, joyful and glad are all _________because they have similar meanings.
synonyms
My dad loves to go camping with the whole family but he hates to _______all the gear that we need for the trip.
transport
Inca students are bringing different kinds of food to school to _________to the families of St. Columbkille parish.
contribute