Grade 4, Theme 3, The Cricket in Times Square

Vocabulary Words

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
   acquaintance      eavesdropping      excitable      logical      scrounging      sympathetically      wistfully   
longingly; sadly remembering something nice
looking for scraps of food or abandoned materials
knowing someone or something
very emotional; easily excited
listening secretly to a conversation
in a way that shows concern for someone's feelings
reasonable; to be expected