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1. I'm glad you came ___. You were gone a long time.
3. My mother married my ___ when they were both 21.
4. Use the ___ to control the horse; use one or both straps.
8. I ___ onto the reins as the horse ran back to the barn.
9. Don't visit your friends or stop at a store on the way home; I want you to come ___ home.
10. Cowboys ride ___s. A pony is a small ___.
12. Don't look up in the sky; look ___ at the ground.
13. Basketball players are ___er than most people. A giraffe is a very ___ animal.
15. --How many children do you have? --I have 2 boys and 2 ___s.
16. Get the bug spray; ants are ___ing all over the kitchen sink.
17. If you have a ___ Christmas, you will have a lot of snow. If you live in Los Angeles, you won't have a ___ Christmas.


2. Fill in the ___ next to the correct answer with your #2 pencil.
3. --Did you have ___ at the party? --No, I didn't have any ___. It was boring.
5. I ___ down on the sofa because I was so tired.
6. She ___ that she needed more time. Didn't you hear her say that?
7. A doctor without ___s is like a teacher without students.
8. I was ___ a lot of fun until the fight started.
9. A basketball player is tall; a jockey is ___.
11. ___ there will be peace on Earth. ___ there will be a cure for cancer.
14. I think we should go home now. Do you ___ with me or dis___?