From the following list of words, fill in the first four blanks with the correct vocabulary words
(some verbs may need to be put in the past tense). Th en write sentences with context clues for any four of
the choices that remain. Underline the vocabulary words in your sentences. Some words will not be used.
allege interlude queue contraband
sardonic circumnavigate antiseptic abscond
1. The baby-sitter nimbly _____ the mess the children had made and answered the phone before it stopped ringing.
2. The long _____ of teenagers waited impatiently for the ticket booth to open.
3. This week Henry _____ the need for another lecture from his parents by doing all his chores by Saturday afternoon.
4. Cheryl was uncomfortable in the _____ waiting room; every surface was clean and bare, and the air smelled of bleach.