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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

silver, fill, grip, ribbon, million, stitch, drill, sincerely, ink, print, lift, interesting, build, picnic, written, silk, swift, drift, listen, pin, zip, switch, hidden, thick, drink, built, rich, myth, dim, wrist, tin, sickness, twist, visitor, rid, sink, mist, whistle, cliff, trim, snip, digit, since, ticket, limp

_________ To pay attention to a sound, to note.
_________ To wind.
_________ Wealthy: having a lot of money and possessions.
_________ To create a hole by removing material with a drill.
_________ A small device, made (usually) of drawn out steel wire with one end sharpened and the other flattened or rounded into a head, used for fastening.
_________ To reduce slightly; to cut; especially, to remove excess; e.g. 'trim a hedge', 'trim a beard'.
_________ From a specified time in the past.
_________ Someone who visits someone else; someone staying as a guest.
_________ To form by combining materials or parts.
_________ In a sincere or earnest manner; honestly.
_________ A device to turn electric current on and off or direct its flow.
_________ Of, relating or characteristic of writing
_________ A pigmented liquid that allows one to write or draw.
_________ Of, relating to, or writing for printed publications.
_________ A lustrous, white, metallic element, atomic number 47, atomic weight 107.87, symbol Ag.
_________ The act or motion of drifting; the force which impels or drives; an overpowering influence or impulse.
_________ A malleable, ductile, metallic element, resistant to corrosion, with atomic number 50 and symbol Sn.
_________ Relatively great in extent from one surface to the opposite in its smallest solid dimension.
_________ Simple past of build.
_________ Not bright or colorful.
_________ To take hold, particularly with the hand.
_________ The act of snipping; cutting a small amount off of something.
_________ A story of a great but unknown age which embodies a belief regarding some fact or phenomenon of experience, and in which often the forces of nature and of the soul are personified; an ancient story of a god, a hero, the origin of a race, etc.; a wonder story of prehistoric origin.
_________ Arousing or holding the attention or interest of someone.
_________ To consume (a liquid) through the mouth.
_________ The quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; disease or malady.
_________ to make full.
_________ A fine fiber excreted by the silkworm or other arthropod (such as a spider).
_________ A long, narrow strip of material used for decoration of clothing or the hair or gift wrapping.
_________ Water or other liquid finely suspended in air.
_________ To make a shrill, high pitched sound by forcing air through the mouth. To produce a whistling sound, restrictions to the flow of air are created using the teeth, tongue and lips.
_________ To descend into a liquid or other substance or material.
_________ A pass entitling the holder to admission to a show, concert, etc.
_________ A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of the thread thus made.
_________ The high pitched sound of a small object moving rapidly through air.
_________ The complex joint where the hand is attached to the arm; the carpus.
_________ An irregular, jerky or awkward gait.
_________ Fast; quick; rapid.
_________ Past participle of to hide.
_________ A cardinal number that equals a thousand times a thousand.
_________ A meal eaten outdoors or in another informal setting.
_________ To raise something higher.
_________ A finger or toe.
_________ To free from something.
_________ A vertical (or near vertical) rock face.