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paired stories, first series
1: justice system
a: Abdul Shanwaz
vocabulary quiz
key to this exercise
"Abdul Shanwaz"

INSTRUCTIONS: Put the correct number in the empty box beside each word.

addict
appeal
arrest
beat
blind
dealer
disagree
hide
ill
jail
lenient
pretend
probation
punishment
severe
shake
stroller
suffer
torture
trial

1 feel pain, hunger, unhappiness
2 a type of punishment: your are free, but sent to jail if you behave badly
3 hurt someone out of cruelty or to get information
4 put something somewhere it cannot be seen
5 unable to see
6 move quickly and uncontrollably a short distance, back and forth
7 make other people believe you are something you are not
8 someone who sells things
9 believe that someone is wrong about something
10 treat someone kindly even though they have done something wrong
11 not healthy
12 for pushing young children ahead of you on wheels while you are walking
13 what the police do when they take someone away to jail
14 someone who cannot stop doing something even though it is bad for them
15 hit someone again and again in order to hurt them
16 place where a judge decides whether someone is guilty
17 where criminals are locked up
18 ask a judge or court to think again about an earlier decision
19 hurting or locking up someone because they have done something wrong
20 treat someone strictly, without kindness