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paired stories, second series

7: dog attacks
a: Bradley Fowler
vocabulary quiz
key to this exercise
story: "Bradley F"

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

bubble

collect

crush

grab

grateful

growl

leash

ligament

parade

participate

paw

pillow

quarantine

react

recover

saliva

startle

stich

stuff

1 join other people in doing something
2 get (or "gather") money from many people (payments or contributions)
3 organized "line" of many people moving together (usually as a celebration)
4 angry, threatening noise made by a dog
5 break or badly damage something by pressing on it
6 thread holding two pieces of cloth or skin together
7 rope or strap for controlling a dog (attached to dog's neck)
8 foot of dogs, cats and similar animals
9 frighten by suddenly and unexpectedly touching or coming close
10 "get better" after being hurt or sick
11 used to protect or support injured or weak part of body
12 soft support for your head when you're in bed
13 fill something with some material so it keeps its shape
14 good feeling about someone who has given you something or helped you
15 do something because something else has happened
16 round, light, clear, hollow, floats in liquid or air; easily broken
17 take hold of suddenly and strongly
18 strong material in human or animal bodies that holds bones together
19 liquid in person's or animal's mouth (helps in digestion of food)
20 animal or person kept alone for a period of time to prevent spread of disease