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"I can tell that you are lying through your teeth, Cindy. Your friends all told me the real story so give it up," her mom said.

Correct answer: (d) teeth

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I am always impressed by people who risk life and limb to help strangers in distress.

Correct answer: (d) life

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"How am I doing? I can't complain right now. Life is a bowl of cherries at the moment. How about you?" Tim asked John.

Correct answer: (c) bowl

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"I know that you are worried about college finals but there is light at the end of the tunnel. No matter what happens, you will be finished in two weeks. On top of that, will be only one semester away from graduation!" Her mom told her.

Correct answer: (a) tunnel

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"Wow, I just had a light bulb moment! I finally understand now how to erase unwanted work in Microsoft Excel!" Brian told Brenda.

Correct answer: (c) bulb

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He knew that it would be hard to out-argue the other lawyer, Tom Gradinson. Mr. Gradinson was renowned for being light on his feet.

Correct answer: (b) light

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Every company that sells technology hopes to develop a product that is light years ahead of their competitors' products

Correct answer: (d) years

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"Dwayne is our local lightening rod. Before he started working here, the boss used to take out his anger on all of us. Now he just yells at Dwayne when he's mad," Candice told Adam.

Correct answer: (b) lightening

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"After the car accident, I was trapped for four hours like a beached whale," Carie told Marcie.

Correct answer: (b) whale

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"You need to slow down and think about what it is you're doing. You are going about this like a bull at the gate. You are going too fast and screwing up too much," Larry said to Luke.

Correct answer: (d) bull

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