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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

ugly, family, early, probably, silly, jelly, only, truly, safely, hardly, friendly, lately, slowly

_________ Recently; not long ago.
_________ At a slow pace.
_________ A father, mother and their sons and daughters; also called nuclear family.
_________ Singular; part of a relatively small number.
_________ Generally warm, approachable and easy to relate with in character.
_________ Firmly, vigorously, with strength or exertion.
_________ Honestly, truthfully.
_________ Displeasing to the eye; not aesthetically pleasing.
_________ A dessert made by boiling gelatine, sugar and some flavouring (often derived from fruit) and allowing it to set.
_________ Foolish, showing a lack of good sense and wisdom; frivolous, trifling.
_________ In a safe manner; using caution above all else.
_________ At a time in advance of the usual or expected event.
_________ In all likelihood; in a probable manner.