Story 012

Crossword

Complete the crossword, then click on "Check" to check your answer. If you are stuck, you can click on "Hint" to get a free letter. Click on a number in the grid to see the clue or clues for that number.





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4. Children love to hear a good bedtime ___.
6. 'If you do the ___, you must do the time' means that you must go to jail if you commit a ___.
8. Mr. Barush hoarded more than 700 ___s.
10. The jealous husband ___d his wife of having a boyfriend, but he was wrong.
11. ___ people wish they were married, and married people wish they were ___.
13. '___ his bond' means to 'put up' or 'pay for' his bond.
14. I ___ to my home country every year to see my family and old friends.
16. Pass or ___. Usually, a score of less than 65 percent on a school exam.
20. The car thief led the police on a wild chase in the ___ car.
21. Can you ___ me the time? I'll ___ you a secret if you promise not to ___ anyone.
22. Los Angeles ___, Riverside ___, San Bernardino ___, Orange ___. A ___ is a subdivision of a state.
23. The abbreviation for Mister.

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1. A public ___ is a popular place to study, to read, to relax, and to borrow books, videos, and DVDs.
2. Mr. Barush is a man ___ loves books.
3. '___ today, gone tomorrow.' 'From ___ to Eternity' was voted the best movie of 1953.
5. '___' is the title of a popular Beatles song. ___ is gone, tomorrow never comes.
7. 'Please ___ me, let me go' are the lyrics to a popular song.
9. '___' does not mean 'better' or 'worse.' It just means '___.'
12. '___ for broke.' ___ away. Let's ___ to the beach.
13. A ___ is usually a corporation that prints, distributes, and sells books.
15. ___ about it. What do you ___ you're doing?
17. 'Let's ___ to disagree' means it's ok for you to keep your opinion and it's ok for me to keep my opinion.
18. A '___' is a financial obligation. If you post a $1,000 ___ for someone, and he does not appear in court, the court will keep your $1,000.
19. You should not invade a country unless you have an exit ___ (or exit strategy).
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