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Using a Thesaurus. (To Enrich Your Word Choices). Once upon a time there was a ______ (girl) who lived in a _______ (large) castle. Girl: lass, female, maiden, damsel Large: grand, huge, immense,. She was not ______(happy) because her _____ (mean) brothers had stolen her diary.

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using a thesaurus

Using a Thesaurus

(To Enrich Your Word Choices)

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Once upon a time there was a ______ (girl) who lived in a _______ (large) castle.

Girl: lass, female, maiden, damsel

Large: grand, huge, immense,

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She was not ______(happy) because her _____ (mean) brothers had stolen her diary.

Happy: contented, glad, cheerful

Mean: unkind, malicious, cross, ill-humored, testy

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In her diary, she had written about some _____ (weird) happenings.

Weird: strange, mysterious, odd, fantastic, creepy, spooky

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She ____(asked) them to give it back.

Ask: question, inquire, request, invite

Add ed—questioned, invited

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They went to their sister and asked her to _____(take) the diary from them.

Take: 1. get, receive, obtain, 2. need, 3. select, 4. carry, 5. guess, 6. hire

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She sweetly ______(agreed).

Agree: consent, accept, comply

Add ed—consented, accepted, complied

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The boys were ___ (glad) to get rid of the ___ (troublesome) diary.

Glad: pleased, delighted, thrilled

Trouble: distress, worry,