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14.5 Spelling: Words That Sound Alike

Application 16

Select past or passed from the drop-down menus to complete each sentence correctly. When you click on "check answers," the computer will indicate your score and put a sideways grin :) next to each correct answer and an X next to any incorrect answers. Reconsider and change any incorrect responses; then re-grade the application.

Thousands of years ago, settlers from Central Asia struggled across the Aleutian Islands, pushed the tundra, and wandered into the temperate forests and fields of our continent. Some stayed in what is now Canada, and others on in their route southward. Those who found their way the Rockies discovered wide plains filled with game. Many centuries before immigrants from Europe began to arrive. Their lives and motivating dreams were very different from those of the earlier settlers.

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