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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

palm, whistle, knob, known, thought, lamb, though, foreign, knight, debt, doubtful, neighbor, doubt, listening

_________ 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.
_________ That whom other people know, renowned, famous.
_________ To lack confidence in; to disbelieve, question, or suspect.
_________ From a different country.
_________ A warrior, especially of the Middle Ages.
_________ A rounded protuberance, handle, or control switch.
_________ Of something that listens, or is used in order to listen.
_________ Despite that; however.
_________ An idea; an instance of thinking.
_________ An action, state of mind, or object one has an obligation to perform for another, adopt toward another, or give to another.
_________ A person living on adjacent or nearby land.
_________ Subject to, or causing doubt.
_________ Any of various evergreen trees from the family Palmae or Arecaceae, which are mainly found in the tropics.
_________ A young sheep, of up to one year of age.