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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

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

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