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English Vocabulary Help!!!! 10 Points!!! Thanks!!!=D?

Please check to make sure the answer is right. Some of them I can't figure out. Thank you! =D List of words- accost celerity devious gambit incendiary maelstrom overt pejorative sacrilege undulate 1)As an employee of the local polling service last summer, it was my job to ____accost___people on the street and ask their opinions. 2)Many rich southern planter saw all his or her financial resources swallowed up in the __maelstrom__of the Civil War. 3)Saying the "people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones" is not an effective response to their _____ on your conduct. 4)During the rainy season, the highway sank at so many points that its surface began to ___undulate__ like the track for a roller coaster. 5)The suffix -ling often has a(n) _____ connotation, as in the word princeling, derived from the prince. 6)On the return trip, we cut straight across the meadows rather than take the more __overt__ path along the river. 7)The ____ with which he accepted our invitation to dinner suggested that he was badly in need of a good meal. 8)The tons of ___incendiary__ material ignited and turned the waste disposal plant into a roaring inferno. 9)In the eyes of most Americans, people who burn or spit on our flag are guilty of an intolerable 10)Any book on chess strategy usually discusses the standard opening moves, such as the "knight's ___gambit___." =D 10 points thanks

Asked By: <3 - 9/30/2010
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5. pejorative (belittling, making worse... More
Answered By: D - 9/30/2010
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