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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

author, auditorium, autobiography, pause, exhaust, audition, auction

_________ A self written biography; the story of one's own life.
_________ The originator or creator of a work, especially a literary composition.
_________ To interrupt current work and do something else for a moment.
_________ A large room for public meetings or performances.
_________ To draw or let out wholly; to drain off completely; as, to exhaust the water of a well; the moisture of the earth is exhausted by evaporation.
_________ A performance, by an aspiring performer, to demonstrate suitability or talent.
_________ A public event where goods or property are sold to the highest bidder.