Great Paragraphs 2 - Ch.8a

Fill in the blanks with the words from the list.
   crown      delicate      farther      fragrant      ignored      principal      skyscraper      slender      smelly      spun      striking      threatened      torch   
  1. I like to walk and ride my bike, but the reason that I don't buy a new car is that I don't have enough money.
  2. Before the Olympics, the Olympic is always carried to many countries and finally through the streets of the host country. The flame is carried no matter what the weather.
  3. The Burj Khalifa in Dubai is the tallest in the world. It is 829.8 m tall.
  4. The queen's is made of solid gold and it has many jewels. She only wears it for special ceremonies.
  5. The garbage bin needs to be cleaned. It's terribly . I think that all of the rotten food that was in the bin has left a terrible odor.
  6. The Burj Khalifa is a building. It is huge and quite beautiful.
  7. Don't stop. The top of the mountain is a little .
  8. My mother's rose garden is quite in the spring and summer. When I walk around it, the sweet smell of the flowers is pleasant.
  9. John has been training for a marathon for a year. He has lost a lot of weight, and he's quite now.
  10. The bully me at lunch. He said he would beat me up if I didn't give him my lunch money, but he don't know that I had been learning boxing, and I punched him in the nose instead.
  11. When I was driving, I hit a patch of ice and my car slid across the road and around.
  12. Peter kept pushing me as he tried to get in front of me, but I just him. I didn't look at him or say anything.
  13. The flower vase is very . Please don't drop it. It might break.