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English Basics
Volume 3, Number 35, June 7, 1999

Still More Grammatical Analogies

Complete each analogy by writing the best word in the blank. Use a dictionary to look up words you don't know.

1. Think is to thought as thank is to _______________.

thanked thonk you thanks

2. Them is to their as it is to _______________.

its it's he there

3. See is to seen as _______________ is to stolen.

stole steal saw taken

4. Bulb is to _______________ as glow is to brightly.

shine electricity see bright

5. Bad is to worst as sick is to _______________.

ill healthy sicker sickest

6. Explain is to explanation as deny is to _______________.

admit refuse denial denies

7. Ox is to oxen as sea is to _______________.

ocean seas see sail


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