PART 1: Complete
each sentence below by providing the correct word from the list.
____________attention to details helped him succeed in school.
2) Attorney Kostoff
believed that the client’s abusive childhood might provide the _______________circumstances necessary for a reduced
3) Rita’s uncle
was a ________________old man who was never happy about anything.
4) With ____________________,
Kyle walked into the meeting and announced his resignation.
5) Nothing could hide
the fact that Thomas had been caught in the __________ act of stealing.
6) Having a ______________________
nature, Mr. Stonewall was able to sense the student’s embarrassment even before she uttered a sound.
7) Jordan knew better
than to _____________________ a Shakespearean sonnet, but foolishly he hoped his teacher would not recognize it.
8) Raising the parking
fee for students will only ________________ their temper.
9) The student was
in a ________________ over which college she wanted to attend since both were offering a substantial scholarship.
10) Harry was ___________ about his clothes,
but sloppy about the condition of his room.