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paired stories, first series
8: mental illness
b: Molly Ahrens
vocabulary quiz
key to this exercise
"Molly Ahrens" the story

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

anorexic
ashamed
camp
cheek

chubby
desire
diet
disgusting
fool
gain
goal
hip
naked
nutritionist
obsessed
perfect
privilege
psychologist
strict
tease

1 nothing wrong at all
2 what someone wants
3 increase
4 say or do something unkind to someone but only for fun
5 feeling bad because other people don't like what you are or what you've done
6 thinking about one thing all the time
7 make someone think things are different than they really are
8 a little bit fat
9 a place where people live temporarily
10 you have to do what it says; requiring careful obedience
11 plan for eating
12 part of your face underneath your eye
13 person who studies the human mind
14 getting very sick, perhaps dying, because you refuse to eat
15 something that one person can do but others can't
16 person who thinks about and decides what others should eat
17 what someone is trying to do or get
18 without any clothes
19 something you don't want to look at because it makes you feel sick
20 important bone at the top of your legs