Academic Vocabulary Exercise 4

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Put the letter from each word in the box next to its definition. If your answer is correct, the definition will turn green. If not, it will turn red.
1. hollow, slender stem of tall grassesreednonea. advocate
2. fake, untrue, falsephonynoneb. apiece
3. to pierce with a knifestabnonec. colleague
4. guess, conjecturesurmisenoned. composure
5. a liquid which gives wood a shinny appearancevarnishnonee. float
6. smile broadlygrinnonef. grin
7. rest on the surface of liquid, not sinkfloatnoneg. mob
8. fellow student or worker, associatecolleaguenoneh. patch
9. to destroy the quality of somethingspoilnonei. phony
10. disorderly, lawless crowdmobnonej. reed
11. rarely seenscarcenonek. roast
12. each, every oneapiecenonel. scarce
13. skinny, thinslendernonem. slender
14. rigid, resisting action or bending forcestiffnonen. spoil
15. fine cord or line of fiberthreadnoneo. stab
16. recommend, defend, speak in favor ofadvocatenonep. stiff
17. calmness, peace, serenitycomposurenoneq. surmise
18. a small piece of material for covering up torn clothingpatchnoner. thread
19. cook meat in an ovenroastnones. varnish
20. a thin thread of metalwirenonet. wire

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