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paired stories, second series

2: slavery today
b: Michael Allen Lee
vocabulary quiz
key to this exercise
story: "Michael Allen L"

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

charge

cocaine

deduct

deposit

efficient

enslave

field

labour

mattress

pesticide

pool

prosperous

raccoon

sack

settlement

shelter

tap

van

victory

1 done in an organized, logical, inexpensive way (not wasting time or money)
2 a "win"
3 end of disagreement; payment made so lawsuit doesn't go to court
4 accuse, officially, of committing a crime
5 large bag, usually made of cloth
6 common animal in North American cities, long tail,comes out at night
7 put something somewhere (for example, put money in a bank)
8 small truck for carrying light loads
9 several people donate their money to buy something together
10 poison put on plants to protect them from insects, etcetera
11 round, container (open-topped with handle) for carrying water etcetera
12 device at end of pipe for turning water on and off
13 soft object for sleeping on (put on bed or floor)
14 subtract (from a paycheck etcetera)
15 highly addictive drug (made from leaves of plant)
16 "home" for homeless people; place where people are protected from weather
17 work; workers (especially those who work with their hands)
18 enclosed area of land, especially on farm
19 wealthy, rich
20 take someone's freedom away and force them to work without pay