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paired stories, first series
9: imaginary love
b: Tracy Morgan and Anthony Burstow
vocabulary quiz
key to this exercise
"Tracy M & Anthony B" (story)

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

clue
constantly
country
criminal
instrument
lawn
liar
mail
navy
needle
officer
personal
puzzle
search
sign
slut
snail
threatening
underwear
unemployed

1 like the army but on the water
2 nation
3 clothes worn next to the body
4 without a job
5 telling someone you will hurt them if they don't do what you want
6 writing in a public place that tells you what, or where, something is
7 carefully cut area of grass around a house
8 a woman who will make love with anyone who wants her
9 information that helps you understand something or find an answer
10 a person who often says things that they know are not true
11 a sharp piece of metal for putting liquid under your skin (or for sewing)
12 a small tool for careful work (done by a doctor or dentist, for example)
13 a small animal with a wet body that lives in a hard shell it carries on its back
14 something you can't understand; a game or toy that tests your intelligence
15 private things you don't want other people to know about
16 someone at high level in army or navy (not an ordinary soldier or sailor)
17 all the time; never stopping
18 what you do with a letter or package you want to send to someone
19 look for something
20 person who has done something against the law