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DIRECTIONS: Read the sentences and choices below. Mark the word or phrase that means almost the same thing as the word or phrase that is underlined in the sentence.

1. I could hear the train coming as I approached the tracks.

6. At what time did you arrive?

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backed away from

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neared

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looked at

2. The author of this book is a friend of mine.

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fall

writer

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spring a month

8. I feel awful because I broke your baseball bot.

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Otum road

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silly

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glad bad

4. I do not want to battle with you.

9. The biggest beast in the zoo was the elephant.

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eat play

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animal show

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fight

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surprise

5. Isthat a beetle under that leaf?

10. I beg you to let me have a pet parrot! '

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want

snake

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bug

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tell

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get up

artist

3. Which street do I take to get to your house?

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come

7. In autumn, the leaves turn red and yellow.

owner

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leave

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DIRECTIONS: Read the sentences and choices below. Mark the word or phrase that means almost the same thing as the word or phrase that is underlined in the sentence.

1. Can you see what is beneath that pile of boxes?

6. The blaze burned the whole store before it was put it out.

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in

sun

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under

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heat

behind

2. Joel likesto boast about all his first place ribbons end medals.

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7. The boxes were bound tightly and I couldn t open any of them. I

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brag tell flash

3. Broke the car when you come to a corner.

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wrapped pushed

hurry

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throw

start

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drop

stop

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trim

9. Can Sue complete her paper by next Tuesday?

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push chop knock

hand in start finish

5. Nan will creep across the floor and scare Jane.

10. That job was not so difficult to do!

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sweep

easy

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dash

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crawl

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awful

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piled

8. Cast your fishing line into that deep water under the, bridge.

4. Dad asked Jack to cut down that old oak tree in the yard.

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fire

hard

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Skill: Synonyms-Test

DIRECTIONS: Read the sentences and choices below. Mark the word or phrase that means almost the same thing as the word or phrase that is underlined in the sentence.

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I 1. There are a dozen eggs in the bowl.

6. Mom can dye this white shirt an make it brown.

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color

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