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Allowed

Pernitted

He allowed the audience to participate

Aloud

Normal volume of speaking

They could not speak aloud in the library

Cent

A bronze coming

I couldn't believe I got the comic for just one cent.

Scent

Aroma

The scent coming from the kitchen made my mouth water

Sent

Past tense of Send

He sent the letter Monday

Cue

Stimulus to action

A door slamming was his cue to exit the stage

Queue

Line

There was a large queue of cars waiting to park

Die

To cease living

I'll die if my parents find out

Dye

To color or stain

She wants to dye her hair red

Elicit

To draw or bring out

He vowed to elicit the truth from his friend

Illicit

Unlawful

He used illicit means to avoid paying taxes

Fairy

Supernatural being

The fairy was dancing in the night

Ferry

A boat for crossing Rivera or other small bodies of water

The ferry took us quickly across the river

Gorilla

Large ape

I threw the gorilla a banana

Guerrilla

Irregular soldier

The band of guerrillas attacked the convoy.

Hangar

Building for airplanes

Jack pulled the aircraft into the hangar

Hanger

A device for hanging things

Mom said to put the shirt on the hanger

It's

Contraction of it is

It's a very hot day

Its

Possessive pronoun

The bank said its savings accounts were the best.

Know

To possess knowledge

I know you went to the store

No

Zero or negative

I told John there was no way we would travel together

Lessen

To make less

We have him medicine so his pain would lessen

Lesson

Something to be learned

We must never forget the lessons of the past

Mail

Post delivery

I expected the check to be mailed

Make

A sex

The teacher the teacher asked all the males to go to one room and all females to another

Naval

Pertaining to ships

He wanted to become a naval officer

Navel

Belly button

Mom always said not to play with my navel

Ordinance

Decree or local law

Spitting on the sidewalk was against the town ordinance

Ordnance

Military ammunition

We were running low, so we asked the sergeant for more ordnance.

Patience

The ability to suppress restlessness

I couldn't believe her patience with the students

Patients

People under medical care

The nurse treated all her patients with respect.

Reek

Bad smell

The reek of the skunk invaded the living room

Wreak

Inflict

Jack continued to wreak havoc every time he got upset

Sleight

Dexterity

The magicians sleight of hand was amazing

Slight

Small amount

There was only a slight increase in salaries this year.

Threw

Propelled by hand

He threw the ball to first base

Through

In one side and out the other

Dad drove through the tunnel

Vary

Change

The interest rate continues to vary up and down

Very

Extreme

I am very happy with ASVAB AFQT for dummies.

Weak

Not strong

After his illness, Paul was very weak.

Week

Seven days

It'll take at least a week to finish this report

Your

Belongs to you

Your new car is really cool.

You're

Contraction of you are

You're going to be in trouble when dad gets home.