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1

* Ian was ________ for the medicine his friend brought over when Ian was ill.

thankful; happy and humble about having something

grateful

* Ian was grateful for the medicine his friend brought over when Ian was ill.

2

* Everyone in Makeda’s family enjoyed skiing, and Makeda was __ ________ since she loved it just as much as everyone else.

not different; the same way others are

no exception

* Everyone in Makeda’s family enjoyed skiing, and Makeda was no exception since she loved it just as much as everyone else.

3

* Shane rarely saw his _______ _______, and there were aunts and uncles he had never even met.

any family members other than parents and their children, including grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins

extended family

* Shane rarely saw his extended family, and there were aunts and uncles he had never even met.

4

* Regina never thought about the past or the future, and her ______ was “Live for today.”

a phrase one lives or acts by; a phrase used to guide someone's actions

motto

* Regina never thought about the past or the future, and her motto was “Live for today.”

5

* Kyle did not expect so many people to come to his party, but he was happy about the crowd and said, “___ _____ ___ ______”

the more people involved, the happier things will be; having more people involved is better than having few people involved

the more the merrier

* Kyle did not expect so many people to come to his party, but he was happy about the crowd and said, “The more the merrier.”

6

* During Thanksgiving dinner, Mrs. Arviso prepared a huge _______ that was big enough to feed 15 people.

a type of bird that is bigger than a chicken but is cooked and eaten the same way a chicken is; a type of bird usually eaten at holiday dinners or other special dinners

turkey

* During Thanksgiving dinner, Mrs. Arviso prepared a huge turkey that was big enough to feed 15 people.

7

* Deandre _______ the roast beef before serving it to his family.

to cut into pieces so that people can eat it, usually meat

to carve

* Deandre carved the roast beef before serving it to his family.

8

* The dinner had all of Fran favorite ________, including green beans, rice, and broccoli.

side dishes; the foods that are served with the main dish or meat of a meal

fixings

* The dinner had all of Fran favorite fixings, including green beans, rice, and broccoli.

9

* Blake added plenty of milk and butter to the _______ __________to make them very smooth.

potatoes that are boiled, crushed, and mixed with milk to make them soft and creamy

mashed potatoes

* Blake added plenty of milk and butter to the mashed potatoes to make them very smooth.

10

* Chia only liked ________ made with rye bread, and she did not like the taste of stuffing made with other types of bread.

a mixture of foods, usually including bread, that is placed inside turkey, chicken, or another meat, cooked inside the meat, and served with the meat during a meal

stuffing

* Chia only liked stuffing made with rye bread, and she did not like the taste of stuffing made with other types of bread.

11

* Kirk had extra money to spend so he ____ ____ and bought a bunch of new movies and video games.

to act in a crazy or unusual way; to do something that is unwise or unneeded, usually because of excitement

to go wild

* Kirk had extra money to spend so he went wild and bought a bunch of new movies and video games.

12

* At the restaurant, Bev ordered chicken with a ____ of rice.

side dish; food that is eaten with the main part or meat of a meal

side

* At the restaurant, Bev ordered chicken with a side of rice.

13

* After dinner, Alphonse had chocolate cake for ________.

sweet food that is eaten as a treat after the main meal ends

dessert

* After dinner, Alphonse had chocolate cake for dessert.

14

* Miss Carranco grew pumpkins in her garden, which she used to bake _______ ___ every autumn.

a pie filled with pumpkin (a large, round orange-colored fruit) that was cooked and crushed until smooth; a shell or base made of dough that is filled with a sweet mixture made from crushed, creamy pumpkin

pumpkin pie

* Miss Carranco grew pumpkins in her garden, which she used to bake pumpkin pie every autumn.

15

* Keith and his friends enjoyed watching ________, but each person supported a different team.

a game or sport with two teams, where each team tries to get a brown oval ball through the posts or bars that make up the other team's goal, either by carrying the ball, kicking it, or throwing it

football

* Keith and his friends enjoyed watching football, but each person supported a different team.

16

* The crowd was so loud and _____ that Lesha was unable to hear her friends over the noise.

crazy or wild; loud and excited

rowdy

* The crowd was so loud and rowdy that Lesha was unable to hear her friends over the noise.

17

* Juan was upset when the team he had ______ for lost.

to cheer; to hope for one team or person to be the winner of a game or competition

to root

* Juan was upset when the team he had rooted for lost.

18

* Someone had to end the argument or the people involved might get into a _________.

a fight where the people involved hit each other with closed hands; a disagreement that causes people to physically hit each other

fistfight

* Someone had to end the argument or the people involved might get into a fistfight.