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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

gain, grain, aim, trail, repair, faith, waiter, hail, pail, stairs, hair, jail, contains, straight, straight, paint, main, daisy, braid, faint, pain

_________ A prison; a place of detention; a place where a person convicted or suspected of a crime is detained.
_________ To weave strands together into one string.
_________ The harvested seeds of various grass related food crops eg: wheat, corn, barley.
_________ To fix something that is broken.
_________ An attendant who serves customers in a restaurant, cafe or similar.
_________ An ache or bodily suffering, or an instance of this; an unpleasant sensation, resulting from a derangement of functions, disease, or injury by violence; hurt.
_________ A vessel of wood or tin, etc., usually cylindrical and having a bail used esp. for carrying liquids, as water or milk.
_________ A substance that is applied as a liquid or paste, and dries into a solid coating that protects or adds color/colour to an object or surface to which it has been applied.
_________ Mental acceptance of and confidence in a claim as truth without proof supporting the claim.
_________ The pointing of an object, in the line of direction.
_________ Lacking strength; weak; languid; inclined to swoon; as, faint with fatigue, hunger, or thirst.
_________ Third person singular simple present indicative form of contain.
_________ Not crooked or bent; having a constant direction throughout its length.
_________ Not crooked or bent; having a constant direction throughout its length.
_________ Principal, most important.
_________ The act of gaining.
_________ A pigmented keratinaceous growth that forms thin spires and grows out from a follicle on the human head, or the collection of them.
_________ A wild flowering plant Bellis perennis of the Asteraceae family, with a yellow head and white petals.
_________ To follow behind (someone or something); to tail (someone or something).
_________ Balls or pieces of ice falling as precipitation from a thunderstorm.
_________ A contiguous set of steps connecting two floors.